Dr. Timothy Murphy, MD

Dr. Timothy Murphy, MD

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Pediatric Pulmonology  |  
Male  |  
63 y/o
(7)

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Dr. Timothy Murphy, MD is a pediatric pulmonology doctor who practices in Tacoma, WA. He is 63 years old and has been practicing for 36 years.

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316 Martin Luther King Jr Way Ste 212

Tacoma, WA 98405
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Choice Health
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
  • Providence Health Plans

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Dr. Murphy's Experience

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Dr. Murphy's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatric Pulmonology
  • Board certified in Pediatric Pulmonology, Pediatrics and Sleep Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Murphy "I was drawn to pediatrics because of the opportunity to treat illnesses in ways that allow children to go on to live complete, healthy and fulfilling lives. I love working with children because it allows me to work with parents to solve problems together with imagination, engagement and affection."
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Specialties

  • Pediatric Pulmonology
  • Pediatric Sleep Medicine
  • Pediatrics
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Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Pulmonology
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
  • Sleep Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
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Conditions Treated

  • Apnea
  • Asthma
  • Asthma in Children
  • Asthma-Related Cough
  • Breathing Disorders
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia
  • Chronic Lung Diseases
  • Cough
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Exercise-Induced Asthma
  • Infantile Sleep Apnea
  • Neuromuscular Diseases
  • Pneumonia
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Respiratory Diseases
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Wheezing
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Procedures

  • Allergy Testing
  • Breath Testing
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Diagnostic Bronchoscopy
  • Fiberoptic Bronchoscopy
  • Pulmonary Procedures
  • Sleep Study
  • Spirometry
  • Stress Test
  • Ventilator Management

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

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

  • Evergreen State College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1978
  • University of Washington
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • University of Washington
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • University of Washington
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • University of Washington
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Pulmonary Research Fellowship
    Other Education | Completed 1992
  • Sleep Medicine Fellowship
    Other Education | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Murphy has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Murphy's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Murphy to family and friends
4.4
based on 7 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Murphy'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
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Gig Harbor, WA |
Arrogant and apathetic.
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Hospitals where Dr. Murphy has admitting privileges

St. Joseph Medical Center
1717 S J St
Tacoma, WA 98405
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Mary Bridge Children's Hospital
317 Martin Luther King Jr Way
Tacoma, WA 98405
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MultiCare Tacoma General Hospital
315 Martin Luther King Jr Way
Tacoma, WA 98405
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Providence St. Peter Hospital
413 Lilly Rd NE
Olympia, WA 98506
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