Dr. Mark Murphy, MD

Dr. Mark Murphy, MD

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Dr. Mark Murphy, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Savannah, GA and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.

1139 Lexington Ave

Savannah, GA 31404

Contact Information

(912) 303-4200

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Nausea
very high
more than 99% of peers
Constipation
very high
more than 99% of peers
Dysphagia
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Murphy "Caring, patient-centered, state-of-the-art digestive health care."

2  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

84  Conditions Treated

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10  Procedures

  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopic Common Bile Duct Stone Removal
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Manometry
  • Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
  • Pyloromyotomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of Georgia
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • North Carolina Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • University Of North Carolina At Chapel Hill
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University Of North Carolina At Chapel Hill
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • CCFA IBD Preceptorship, 2010
  • AMA Physicians Recognition Award, 1997, 2001
  • Attending Physician of the Year, Memorial Health, 1998
  • Patient's Choice Award, 2009, 2010
  • America's Top Doctors, 2003
  • Fellow, American College of Gastroenterology, 2010
  • Henry Fordham Award--UNC-Chapel Hill, 1989
  • Best Doctors In America, 2005-2012
Media & Publications
  • Sartor RB, Murphy ME, Rydzak E. Miscellaneous structural and inflammatory diseases of the colon. in Textbook of Gastroenterology, third edition; Yamada T (ed). J.B. Lippincott, Philadelphia, 1999.,
  • Murphy ME, Drossman DA. Anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa and the rumination syndrome: the eating disorders (Chapter 126). in Primary Care and General Medicine, first edition; Noble J (ed). Mosby-Yearbook, Inc., St. Louis, 1996.,
  • Op-Ed Newspaper Column,
  • Op-Ed Newspaper Column,

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Murphy's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Murphy

3.8

Based on 26 reviews

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2 Stars
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1 Star
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Great doctor who cares about his patients. He is very thorough, conscientious, and makes you feel comfortable. I would recommend him to any of my friends. The only downfall that I noticed at the Pooler office was the smell. They need a neutral odor eliminator to get rid of the smell of a dirty...Read More
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I have been using Dr Mark Murphy for 30 years, Up until today I was always very satisfied. I made a appointment with his Savannah office over 3 months ago and I was given a appointment for February 6, 2018 at 1:15, When I arrived at the office in Pooler, Ga I was very disappointed that the staff...Read More
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Dr.Murphy is my doctor and also my daughters, he's very thorough and pleasant. He is a very polite and caring doctor. You're not just another patient but make you feel you're the only person and can ask any questions or concerns you may have. Dr. Murphy know what he's doing and you feel comfortable...Read More
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Great MD, friendly, always has a smile. Sits and talks with you and really listens. I drive 3 hours to se him !!
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