Dr. Mark Murphy, MD

Dr. Mark Murphy, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 56
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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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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Georgia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Murphy's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Murphy treats Irritable Bowel Syndrome more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Murphy treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Diarrhea
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Murphy treats Diarrhea more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Murphy treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dysphagia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Murphy treats Dysphagia more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Murphy treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Murphy's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
All Types of Food Poisoning
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anemia
Autoimmune Diseases
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Tumor
Biliary Atresia
Blood Disorders
Cancer
Celiac Disease
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cirrhosis
Colonoscopy
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Dehydration
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
Diverticulitis, Intestinal
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Dysentery
Dysphagia
Endoscopic Common Bile Duct Stone Removal
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Enteritis
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Esophagitis
Food Poisoning
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastroparesis
Heartburn
Hemochromatosis
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
Hernia
Ileus
Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Liver Biopsy
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Liver Diseases and Disorders
Malnutrition
Manometry
Megacolon
Mesenteric Panniculitis
Nausea
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Pancreatitis
Peptic Ulcer
Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
Pyloric Stenosis
Pyloromyotomy
Reflux Esophagitis
Salmonella Food Poisoning
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Viral Hepatitis
Viral Infection
Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Care Philosophy

Caring, patient-centered, state-of-the-art digestive health care.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

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

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • 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,

Dr. Murphy's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Murphy

3.8

Based on 26 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
26.923076923076923%
(7)

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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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Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
Blue Choice HMO
Blue Choice Option POS
Blue Open Access POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO

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Candler Hospital

Savannah, GA

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