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



  • 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
  • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine, 2012

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Patient Comments

Patient Comments are gathered from the Press Ganey Patient Experience Survey and displayed in full. Patients are not identified in order to respect patient privacy.
*Dr. Murphy's compassion, competence and encouragement helped me to make decisions which saved my life. I will be forever grateful to her.
September 1, 2020
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August 20, 2020
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*Dr. Murphy is the absolute BEST! Explains the issues, provides thorough but practical advice.
July 14, 2020
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I will always recommend Dr. Murphy! She cares about her patients.
June 30, 2020
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*Dr. Murphy makes you feel like you are the only patient she has all day. I feel cared for and respected.
June 2, 2020
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Dr. Murphy is the best!
May 11, 2020
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She's always great.
May 6, 2020
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*Dr. Murphy's "no nonsense" approach to patient care is refreshing. She takes a personal interest in her patients and it is not so "clinical".
May 5, 2020
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provider thhe information i needed. she was kind and patience
May 3, 2020
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