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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Joseph Murphy is Excellent. Dr. Murphy has been reviewed by 11 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.7
Promptness 4.1
Courteous Staff 4.8
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 4.8

Specialties & Research

Dr. Joseph Murphy, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Retina Surgery
  • Retinal Disorders

Education & Awards

Dr. Murphy graduated from State University of New York at Buffalo. He has 3 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2013)
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Buffalo, NY
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Buffalo Metro Area


Dr. Murphy has 13 hospital affiliations:

  • Catholic Health System - Mercy Hospital of Buffalo 
  • Kaleida Health - Buffalo General Hospital 


  • Spanish
  • Korean

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Additional Information
Dr. Joseph Anthony Murphy MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 21 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. Joseph A. Murphy practice?
Dr. Joseph Murphy has 1 office location.
Dr. Joseph Murphy practices Ophthalmology near Buffalo, NY.
See Buffalo Ophthalmologists.