Dr. Mark Murphy, MD

Dr. Mark Murphy, MD

Gastroenterology  |  
Male  |  
Age 55
(24)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Mark Murphy, MD is a gastroenterology doctor who practices in Savannah, GA. He is 55 years old and has been practicing for 29 years.

1139 Lexington Ave

Savannah, GA 31404

Contact Information

(912) 303-4200

Insurance Accepted

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

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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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."
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Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine
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Board Certifications

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

  • 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
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Food Poisoning
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • 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 Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Liver Diseases and Disorders
  • Malnutrition
  • Megacolon
  • Mesenteric Panniculitis
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Salmonella Food Poisoning
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Viral Infection
  • Vomiting Disorders

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Procedures

  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Endoscopic Common Bile Duct Stone Removal
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • 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
  • Unc-Chapel Hill
    Other Education | Completed 2009

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

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Murphy's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Murphy to family and friends
3.9
based on 24 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Murphy's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    31 to 45 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
Savannah, GA |
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 with him.
in Dublin, GA |
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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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Murphy accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • 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
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Murphy has admitting privileges

Candler Hospital
5353 Reynolds St
Savannah, GA 31405
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Memorial Health University Medical Center
4700 Waters Ave
Savannah, GA 31404
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Saint Joseph's Hospital - Savannah
11705 Mercy Blvd
Savannah, GA 31419
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