Dr. Robert Murphy Jr, MD

Dr. Robert Murphy Jr, MD

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Plastic Surgery of the Hand  ·  
Male  ·  
63 y/o
(7)

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Dr. Robert Murphy Jr, MD is a hand plastic surgery specialist in Allentown, PA. He specializes in plastic surgery of the hand and plastic & reconstructive surgery.

LVPG Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery-1243 Cedar Crest

1243 S Cedar Crest Blvd Ste 301

Allentown, PA 18103
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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

Autoimmune Diseases
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more than 54% of peers
Rheumatoid Arthritis
normal
more than 38% of peers
Trigger Finger Release
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more than 37% of peers

Dr. Murphy Jr'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.

2  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery of the Hand
  • Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

25  Conditions Treated

25  Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Arm Surgery
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Skin Grafts
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wound Repair
  • Wrist Fusion

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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

  • New York University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Beth Israel/Harvard Ms
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Beth Israel/Harvard Ms
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Bellevue Hospital Ctr/Nyu School M
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Murphy Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Murphy Jr's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Murphy Jr to family and friends
7 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Murphy Jr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

He is such an amazing doctor! I had two different elective surgeries with him and he listens, is attentive and really cares about his patients’ needs. I would not go to another surgeon! I hope it doesn’t retire anytime soon!
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