Michael P. Murphy, MD, MPH

Michael P. Murphy, MD, MPH

Head and neck surgeon, Otolaryngologist, General ear/nose/throat specialist

Bio:   Michael P. Murphy, MD, MPH is a board certified Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgeon whose practice encompasses a full range of services for patients of all ages. Also board certified in Sleep Medicine, Dr. Murphy treats snoring, sleep apnea, and other sleep disorders. This dual board certification allows him to provide broad treatment options (surgical and non-surgical) for patients with sleep disorders.
Laryngology (the study of voice and swallowing disorders) has also been an area of special interest throughout his career. He works very closely with a Speech Pathologist with many years of experience in her field. Together they offer a comprehensive approach for patients with voice and swallowing disorders.
Dr. Murphy grew up locally in Moraga, and returned home to join Diablo Valley ENT in 2002. He is married with two children, and enjoys golf, snow skiing and running.
4.8 out of 5
186 Patient Ratings
29 Patient Comments

Diablo Valley ENT in Walnut Creek

  • 2623 Shadelands Drive
  • Suite 1
  • Walnut Creek , CA 94598
  • Phone: 925-933-8462
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Diablo Valley ENT in San Ramon

Diablo Valley ENT in Pleasanton

  • 5575 W. Las Positas Blvd
  • Suite 330B
  • Pleasanton , CA 94588
  • Phone: 925-933-8462
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Professional Education

  • Medical Education: Saint Louis University School of Medicine (1994) MO
  • Residency: University of Washington Otolaryngology Residency (2002) WA
  • Internship: University of Washington Dept of Surgery (1996) WA
  • Board Certification: Sleep Medicine, American Board of Otolaryngology (2010)
  • Board Certification: Otolaryngology, American Board of Otolaryngology (2003)
4.9

Friendliness

4.9

Explanations

4.8

Listens

4.8

Includes you in decisions

4.9

Clear Communication

4.9

Confidence in your doctor

4.8

Recommended to others

4.2

Wait times

SHC Patient, Nov 2018

Dr. Murphy is our ENT. We are very happy with him. He is very dedicated. He is patient and understanding and most of all knowledgeable and professional in all aspects of his service. We are very pleased to have him as our doctor.

SHC Patient, Oct 2018

Excellent doctor.

SHC Patient, Oct 2018

very pleased by doctor and staff. Very professional with minimal waits and explanation if a wait.

SHC Patient, Oct 2018

Dr. Murphy was extremely helpful, patient, and understanding. He also used a great analogy to convey somewhat complex medical information about my ear in an easy-to-understand manner, without patronizing me while doing so. Thanks.

SHC Patient, Sep 2018

excellent

SHC Patient, Sep 2018

Dr. Murphy is great, he scores very high in all areas. We have complete confidence in his abilities as a Doctor and really appreciate his personality, friendliness and over all approach to taking care of us.

SHC Patient, Aug 2018

Excellent experience. I won't hesitate to see Dr. Murphy in the future should I need to.

SHC Patient, Aug 2018

I was very impressed by Dr. Murphy, his attention, knowledge, and friendliness.

SHC Patient, Jul 2018

Great doc!

SHC Patient, Jul 2018

provider did not clean hands, touched instruments with bare hands, no gloves at all

SHC Patient, Jul 2018

Courteous, professional and efficient service

SHC Patient, Jul 2018

Docs don't get any better than Mike Murphy! Did a first rate job for me.

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4.8 out of 5
186 Patient Ratings
29 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, Nov 2018

Dr. Murphy is our ENT. We are very happy with him. He is very dedicated. He is patient and understanding and most of all knowledgeable and professional in all aspects of his service. We are very pleased to have him as our doctor.

SHC Patient, Oct 2018

Excellent doctor.

SHC Patient, Oct 2018

very pleased by doctor and staff. Very professional with minimal waits and explanation if a wait.

SHC Patient, Oct 2018

Dr. Murphy was extremely helpful, patient, and understanding. He also used a great analogy to convey somewhat complex medical information about my ear in an easy-to-understand manner, without patronizing me while doing so. Thanks.

SHC Patient, Sep 2018

excellent

SHC Patient, Sep 2018

Dr. Murphy is great, he scores very high in all areas. We have complete confidence in his abilities as a Doctor and really appreciate his personality, friendliness and over all approach to taking care of us.

SHC Patient, Aug 2018

Excellent experience. I won't hesitate to see Dr. Murphy in the future should I need to.

SHC Patient, Aug 2018

I was very impressed by Dr. Murphy, his attention, knowledge, and friendliness.

SHC Patient, Jul 2018

Great doc!

SHC Patient, Jul 2018

provider did not clean hands, touched instruments with bare hands, no gloves at all

SHC Patient, Jul 2018

Courteous, professional and efficient service

SHC Patient, Jul 2018

Docs don't get any better than Mike Murphy! Did a first rate job for me.

SHC Patient, Jul 2018

Very happy because the treatment is more effective than I expected.

SHC Patient, Jun 2018

Dr. Murphy is great and friendly. Thank you DOCTOR.

SHC Patient, Jun 2018

Dr. Murphy was recommended to me and I was very impressed with the care he gave me.

SHC Patient, May 2018

Dr. Murphy was very articulate at my level, very engaged with my need and expertily got to the critical issues I am dealing with.

SHC Patient, May 2018

Dr Murphy was AMAZING!!!! He listened, explained things clearly, and followed up.

SHC Patient, May 2018

dr Murphy is great

SHC Patient, May 2018

Dr. Murphy is an excellent doctor. he spends all the time necessary to treat you.

SHC Patient, May 2018

Dr Michael Murphy is an amazing ENT specialist. He did an outstanding job talking care of my health issue, addressing all my questions and most importantly taking the right decisions/actions to improve my health. He is a best in class physician in your practice.

SHC Patient, May 2018

Good and Dr. Murphy is very kind and personable.

SHC Patient, May 2018

Dr. Michael P. Murphy has done and outstanding job in addressing my health issue. He took alll the time to cover all my questions. Extremely knowledgeable, compassionate and professional care provider. He is a star performer across the board.

SHC Patient, Apr 2018

Dr. Murphy has always been attentive & practical.

SHC Patient, Apr 2018

My third visit with the doctor in 3 years. Asked doctor for copy of report for this visit, and was provided within 5 minutes Asked doctor to post visit report to Myhealth account, and was provided Forgot doctor's instruction of out-of-counter gel to use, called the office same day of visit and received the info for nurse Very pleasant visit

SHC Patient, Apr 2018

He was exceptional at listening to my concerns - testing while I was there and recommending the steps needed to solve my problem.

SHC Patient, Apr 2018

Dr Murphy is an excellent physician. Great bedside manner

SHC Patient, Mar 2018

excellent

SHC Patient, Feb 2018

dr Michael Murphy was wonderful and very caring to my problem . He was highly recommended by my John Muir primary care physician, Dr Mary Sears. Cardiologist is also a Stanford physician. in fact I prefer all my specialists from the Stanford Health System.

SHC Patient, Feb 2018

It's a long wait to see him, but Dr. Murphy is worth it!!