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Alma Murphy, MD Ophthalmology

Alma Murphy, MD

Ophthalmology
Tucson, AZ 85711

Patients’ Perspective

  • Trusted diagnosis
  • Takes time to answer questions
  • Provides follow-up as needed

About Alma Murphy MD

Alma Murphy, MD is a health care provider primarily located in Tucson, AZ. They have 47 years of experience. Their specialties include Ophthalmology.

Alma Murphy has received the following awards:

Location

Specialties

Alma Murphy has the following specialty

Specialty Expertise

Alma Murphy has the following 9 areas of expertise

  • Cataract Surgery with Glasses Independence
  • Diabetes and Diagnosis of Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diagnosis and Management of Glaucoma
  • Diagnosis and Management of Macular Degeneration
  • Eye Examinations
  • Laser Eye Surgery for Secondary Cataract
  • Management of Dry Eye
  • ReSTOR® Multifocal Intraocular Lens
  • Toric Intraocular Lens for Astigmatism

Awards

7 Awards

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010)

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Patients' Choice Award (2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010)

    Patients' Choice Award Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)

    Top 10 Doctor - City Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their patients.

  • Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)

    Top 10 Doctor - State Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2015, 2014)

    Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree Vitals Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree recognizes doctors with the highest scores in bedside manner for five consecutive years. This honor is granted to a few distinct doctors in the United States based on experiences shared by patients.

  • On-Time Doctor Award (2016, 2015, 2014)

    On-Time Doctor Award Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2016, 2015, 2014)

    Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award The Patients' Choice Award - 5 Year Honoree is a recognition granted only to those doctors whose ratings have reflected excellence in care for five years in a row. Only 1% of all doctors in the United States are bestowed this honor by their patients.

Education

47 Years Experience

Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts

Graduated in 1979

Massachusetts Institute Of Technology

Graduated in 1975

UC San Francisco

Graduated in 1983

Yale University

Graduated in 1980

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More about Alma Murphy

Doctor Murphy graduated from M.I.T. with a Bachelor of Science degree in Life Sciences (Phi Beta Kappa). She received her medical degree (M.D.) from Harvard Medical School. After medical school, she attended a one-year residency in internal medicine at a Yale University hospital. Her three-year residency in ophthalmology was performed at the University of California at San Francisco Medical Center, which is one of the world’s foremost eye institutes. Doctor Murphy is certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and is a fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. She is also a member of the Pima County Medical Society and Tucson Society of Women Physicians. In her spare time, she and her husband enjoy sightseeing and hiking in our national parks. Doctor Murphy is fluent in Italian, and also speaks French and Spanish.

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