Dr. Peter Murray, MD

Dr. Peter Murray, MD

Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
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Dr. Peter Murray, MD is a hand and upper extremity surgery specialist in Jacksonville, FL and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from West Virginia University in 1985 and specializes in hand and upper extremity surgery and orthopedic hand surgery.Read his story

4500 San Pablo Rd S

Jacksonville, FL 32224

Contact Information

(904) 953-2496

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Murray performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Brachial Plexus Palsy
very high
more than 98% of peers
Wrist Fracture
very high
more than 96% of peers
Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
very high
more than 94% of peers

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Dr. Murray's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Murray "Dr. Peter M. Murray, MD is Professor and Chair of the Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic Florida and is Consultant in Orthopedic Surgery and Neurosurgery. He is currently the President of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and also serves as the Vice Chair of the Residency Review Committee for Orthopedic Surgery for the ACGME. He is Past-President of the American Association for Hand Surgery. Dr. Murray received his M.D. at West Virginia University School of Medicine, followed by a residency in orthopedic surgery at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, then later a fellowship in hand and microvascular surgery at Mayo Clinic, Rochester MN. Dr. Murray had a distinguished military career prior to coming to Mayo Clinic. His decorations include the United States Air Force Meritorious Service Medal and the United States Air Force Commendation Medal. He is the author of over 125 scientific publications. Honors include "Mayo Clinic Distinguished Educator Award" and the Jacksonville Business Journal "Healthcare Hero Award.""
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Murray "My care philosophy is characterized by three fundamental concepts:

  1. Provide detailed information to educate the patient of his or her condition and provide a review of all treatment alternatives and potential benefits.
  2. Empower the patient to participate in the decision making regarding the treatment of his or her condition after providing detailed patient education.
  3. Draw upon the collaborative power of Mayo Clinic by consulting with other physicians throughout our system to provide the highest quality, safest patient care.
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2  Specialties

  • Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

50  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Colles' Fracture
  • Complex Fractures
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Distal Radius Fracture
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Fracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Ewing's Sarcoma
  • Extra-Articular Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Malunion of Fracture
  • Nerve Injury
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis of Hand and Wrist
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture
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31  Procedures

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthrocentesis
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Excision of Humerus
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neuroplasty
  • Open Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Percutaneous Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Tumor Ablation
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • West Virginia University
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • University Iowa Hosps and Clins
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • University Iowa Hosps and Clins
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Mayo Clinic Rochester
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Murray has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Murray's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Murray to family and friends
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Dr. Murray's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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