Dr. Michael Murray MD Patient Reviews

  • Family Medicine Hershey, PA

Overall Rating

3.6
  • 32 patient ratings
  • 3 comments

Last 12 months:

4.0 (+ 0.4)

32 Patient Reviews

  • Excellent
    41%
  • Great
    13%
  • Good
    16%
  • Poor
    13%
  • Bad
    19%
  • Friendly Staff
  • Promptness
  • Wait Time 29.2 minutes
  • Appropriate Followup
  • Spends Time With Patients
  • Bedside Manner
  • Fair and Accurate Diagnosis
  • Easy Appointments

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5.0 of 5
November 19th, 2015
Wait time
15 minutes
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I have been a patient of Dr. Murray for roughly eight years. He has always shown professionalism and genuinely listens to the concerns of his patients. I trust him as a doctor as well as his opinions and advice; he's also the doctor of my two sons. I recommend him to everyone looking for a primary care physician.
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2.3 of 5
February 27th, 2013
Traditional Family Doctor with its limitations
Wait time
30 minutes
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Dr. Murray is, in my estimation, a throwback to my childhood; his personality, office mileau and style of treatment, including office equipment etc, is traditional, if not antiquated. Expect a cursory check-up, with much time spent on his computer, checking meds you may need. Often, he is at a disadvantage with his diagnosis, and seems at times, to "experiment" with a medication to prescribe. Prescriptions seem almost by trial-and-error, which is not atypical,but owing to this, and his very limited office equipment, expect a few visits to nail down a diagnosis, or, perhaps worse, a referral for what may not be a more in-depth assessment, the appointment taking several weeks. Not good if you are ill, feverish, in pain. As i said, he has virtually no in-office sophisticated equipment, so his diagnosis seems to be statistical, what you have is analyzed by likelihood, and thus you are treated. A friendly man, you get the feeling you are speaking with a friend, but there lies the rub; the trade off is that you receive antiquated service with a friendly physician. You do not receive any impression that he is current with latest medical news, current meds, or even what to do until he spends half the office visit on the computer. Advice: try to get to a more qualified specialist if you have that coverage; generally you can narow down your diagnosis just by the symptoms, unless, of course, you like the old-fasioned office, talk, and the requisite referral a few weeks down the road. You WILL receive exactly you anticipate, once you view the office, equipment, computer review of meds, and the sense he lacks the confidence to nail down a diagnosis. The requisite referral will disappoint/frustrate, particularly if you have limited money, timeor are in discomfort. Finally, should you need a prescription, beware; he calls them in after 4:30 or 5PM, when, in my case, the pharmacy is closed. Not good if you have an infection, or are in pain. I checked off 2 stars for Accurate Diagnosis,because he hold off on this often and instead makes a referral; FRUSTRATING.
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3.7 of 5
December 16th, 2011
Recommended
Wait time
20.0 minutes
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Still went to him even after he left his state college office and stayed in reedsville full-time. great doctor & great staff!
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4.0 of 5
March 9th, 2017
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4.0 of 5
January 11th, 2017
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1.0 of 5
February 8th, 2016
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2.0 of 5
January 26th, 2016
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5.0 of 5
October 9th, 2015
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4.0 of 5
September 28th, 2015
Wait time
15 minutes
Easy Appointment
Promptness
Friendly Staff
Fair and Accurate Diagnosis
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3.0 of 5
September 11th, 2015
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5.0 of 5
September 2nd, 2015

5.0 of 5
June 30th, 2015
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