Brian A. Murphy, MD – Orthopedic Surgeon

Naperville, IL— Prominently featured in The Inner Circle, Brian A. Murphy is acknowledged as a Pinnacle Lifetime Member for his contributions to the Orthopedic Surgeon Industry.

Dr. Murphy, a distinguished orthopedic surgeon with a specialization in hand and upper extremity surgery, has been at the forefront of providing exceptional medical care to patients of all ages. His dedication to informed and collaborative patient care sets him apart in the field of orthopedic surgery.

As the head of a thriving private practice, Dr. Murphy offers a comprehensive range of services, with a specific focus on treating conditions spanning from the shoulder to the fingertips. His areas of expertise include tendon surgery of the upper extremity, fracture care of the upper extremity, minimally invasive nerve decompression surgery, and shoulder replacement surgery. Dr. Murphy’s approach to patient care goes beyond medical expertise; he actively engages each patient as an equal partner in their healthcare journey.

In partnership with Duly Health and Care, Dr. Murphy extends his services to patients at both the Medical Office Building 1 Naperville Campus and Naperville Surgical Centre. He also serves as an attending physician at Edward Hospital, further solidifying his commitment to providing accessible and comprehensive care to his community.

Dr. Murphy’s academic journey reflects his dedication to excellence. He earned his Bachelor of Science in biology (pre-med) from Illinois Wesleyan University before pursuing a Doctor of Medicine (MD) degree from Washington University, School of Medicine in St. Louis. He completed his internship and orthopedic surgical residency at Louisiana State University in Shreveport, followed by a fellowship in hand and upper extremity surgery at the University of Chicago. Dr. Murphy’s commitment to ongoing education is underscored by his achievement of an MBA from the University of Massachusetts.

Board certified in orthopedic surgery with an added qualification in surgery of the hand, Dr. Murphy’s credentials speak to his commitment to maintaining the highest standards of patient care and surgical expertise. His dedication to the field has earned him recognition from the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery (ABOS), an organization focused on establishing educational and professional standards for orthopedic surgeons.

Dr. Murphy is an active member of several prominent medical organizations, including the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, the American Society for Surgery of the Hand, the American Medical Association, the Chicago Society for Surgery of the Hand (where he served as a past President), the Illinois State Medical Society, and the DuPage County Medical Society. These affiliations highlight his commitment to staying updated with the latest advancements in his field and contributing to the medical community.

Dr. Murphy attributes his success to the strong work ethic instilled in him by his parents and was honored with the prestigious Harry D. Morris Award in the year 2000. On a personal note, he enjoys a variety of sports and outdoor activities, including tennis, soccer, golf, cycling, and traveling.

Looking ahead, Dr. Murphy remains dedicated to providing the highest quality orthopedic care, emphasizing informed and collaborative patient partnerships. His unwavering commitment to patient well-being and his pursuit of medical excellence continue to make him a trusted and respected figure in the field of orthopedic surgery.

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