Dr. Richard Murray, MD

Dr. Richard Murray, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
40 y/o
(9)

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Dr. Richard Murray, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Arlington, VA and has been practicing for 4 years. He specializes in neurosurgery, neurological skull base surgery, and more.

Virginia Neurosurgeons

1625 N George Mason Dr Ste 445

Arlington, VA 22205
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Traumatic Brain Injury
very high
more than 89% of peers
Spondylosis
very high
more than 89% of peers
Spine Disorders
high
more than 80% of peers

Dr. Murray's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

3  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Minimally Invasive Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Neurological Skull Base Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Murray does not have any board certifications listed.

47  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Tumor
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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21  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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 Stellenbosch / Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • University Of Vermont / College Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • University Of Vermont / College Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Murray has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Murray has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Murray's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Murray to family and friends
9 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

I am very thankful that I decided to choose Dr. Murray for my procedure. I had an benign osteoma on my forehead for years (out of fear) and had it removed this year by Dr. Murray. I've had this procedure done before as a child by another Dr. Unlike the 1st time, I felt almost no pain during the...more
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Dr. Richard Murray is a phenomenal neurosurgeon. He performed a craniotomy on me to remove a brain tumor and was professional, informative--and most of all--highly successful! I am very fortunate to have someone with his exceptional skill, knowledge, capability and kind disposition.
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Dr. Murray is fantastic. He was very thorough with his explanation of upcoming procedures and how everything would play out in the future. His whole staff was very helpful and got us answers immediately with all and any concerns we had.
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Kind, intelligent, punctual and informative.
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Dr. Murray is wonderful, skilled, kind, caring. I could not have found a surgeon better qualified to do the 2-part surgery my spine issues required. I highly recommend Dr. Murray for anyone considering ALIF and/or PLIF procedures at VHC. Followup has been top notch. What a blessing it has been...more
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