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Barbara A. Murphy MD

Professor of Medicine, Director, Head and Neck Research Program, and Director, Pain and Symptom Management Program
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  • 211 ratings

Areas of Expertise

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    Head and Neck Cancer
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    Palliative Care
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    Upper Airway (Tracheal), Oral, Nasal, Lip, and Other Head and Neck Cancers

Conditions and Treatments



  • Doctor of Medicine - Wake Forest University, 1987
  • Internship - Greenwich Hospital, Yale University, 1988
  • Residency - Greenwich Hospital, Yale University, 1990
  • Fellowship - Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, 1992

Board Certifications

  • Medical Oncology - American Board of Internal Medicine, 1993

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Patient Comments

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*Dr. Murphy is great.
December 27, 2022
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*Barbara Murphy is the most caring wonderful doctor I have ever met.
December 26, 2022
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Dr. Murphy actually put her hands on me and performed a physical examination.
December 11, 2022
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The most caring professional doctor I have ever seen. Very thorough and took her time.
December 9, 2022
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Dr. Murphy was excellent in her examination and course of action. She also put me more at ease with comments on CT scan results.
November 20, 2022
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Dr Murphy is an asset to my total outcome
November 18, 2022
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*Dr. Murphy is wonderful. She makes sure she covers all issues!
November 16, 2022
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Dr Barbra Murphy is absolutely fantastic and always has my best advocate and advisor.
November 4, 2022
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Dr. Murphy is exceptional doctor and person.
October 16, 2022
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