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Specialties

Dr. Charles W Murphy has the following 2 specialties

  • Anesthesiology

    Anesthesiologists are physicians who are trained to administer anesthetics, which are medicines used to block nerve sensation. Anesthesia can be either local to one specific part of a body, like a tooth, or regional to block feeling to a larger portion of the body, such as during an epidural for child birth. It can also be more general to block sensation to the entire body, resulting in unconsciousness.
    Anesthesiologists assist in surgery by determining how much anesthesia is necessary and by monitoring the patient's level of responsiveness and vital signs throughout the procedure. The anesthesia specialist will also bring the patient out of anesthesia and then continue to monitor his or her vital signs post-operation.
    Besides assisting in surgeries, anesthesiologists may also treat patients suffering from chronic pain.

  • Pain Medicine

Board Certifications

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  • Awards

    5 Awards

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

    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.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012, 2016, 2013)

    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.

  • Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)

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  • Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)

    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.

  • Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2015)

    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.

  • Expertise

    14 Expertise

  • Arthritis
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Pain
  • Facial Nerve Pain (Trigeminal Neuralgia)
  • Muscle Pain (Intermittent Claudication)
  • Neck Injuries
  • Back Pain
  • Knee Pain (Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome)
  • Cancer Pain
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Muscle Pain (Myofascial Pain Syndromes)
  • Acute Pain
  • Joint Arthritis (Periarthritis)
  • Chronic Pain
  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Murphy is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    38 Years Experience

  • University Of Texas Southwestern Medical School

    Graduated in 1980

  • University Of Texas Health Science

    Residency

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