AboutDr. James Murphy, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Dayton, OH. He has 37 years of experience. His specialties include Pulmonary Disease, Critical Care Medicine and Internal Medicine. Dr. Murphy is affiliated with Miami Valley Hospital, Middletown Regional Hospital and Khn - Kettering Medical Center - Sycamore. He speaks English.
Dr. James Murphy has the following 3 specialties
- Pulmonary Disease
A pulmonologist is a physician who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of conditions related to the lungs and respiratory tract.
These specialists are similar to critical care specialists in that their patients often require mechanical ventilation to assist their breathing.
Pulmonologists diagnose and treat patients with conditions such as asthma, cystic fibrosis, asbestosis, pulmonary fibrosis, lung cancer, COPD, and emphysema. Exposure and inhalation of certain toxic substances may also warrant the services of a pulmonologist.
Some of the tools and tests pulmonologists use to diagnose a patient are a stethoscope in order to listen for abnormal breathing sounds, chest X-rays, CT scans, blood tests, bronchoscopy, and polysomnography.
- Critical Care Medicine
Also sometimes referred to as intensivists, critical care specialists are physicians with specialized training in the diagnosis and management of life-threatening conditions. Some of these conditions affect vital organs like the heart and lungs, those that make breathing difficult or impossible, and those that affect entire organ systems, like the renal system.
Critical care specialists are typically found in a hospital's intensive care unit where they monitor patients with life-threatening conditions and make determinations as to the best course of treatment.
- Internal Medicine
An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.
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- Angiographic Visualization
- Chest Infection
- Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
- Tuberculosis (TB)
Dr. Murphy is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
Miami Valley Hospital
1 Wyoming St
Dayton, OH 45409
Middletown Regional Hospital
105 McKnight Dr
Middletown, OH 45044
Khn - Kettering Medical Center - Sycamore
4000 Miamisburg Centerville Rd
Miamisburg, OH 45342
- Kettering Memorial Hospital
- Charles F Kettering Memorial Hospital
Kettering Medical Center
3535 Southern Blvd
Dayton, OH 45429
37 Years Experience
Ohio State University College Of Medicine
Graduated in 1979
Lsu Health Sciences
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