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Dr. Mark A Murphy M.D, Pain Management Specialist

Dr. Mark A Murphy M.D

Pain Management Specialist | Interventional Pain Medicine

(244)
1852 Beltline Rd Sw Suite G Decatur AL, 35601
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4/5

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Dr. Mark Murphy practices Pain Medicine in Decatur, AL. Pain medicine is concerned with the prevention of pain, and the evaluation, treatment, and rehabilitation of patients experiencing pain. Pain medicine physicians use a broad-based approach to treat all pain disorders, ranging from pain as a symptom of disease to pain as the primary disease. Dr. Murphy serves as a consultant to other physicians but is often the principal treating physician, providing care at various levels; such as treating the patient directly, prescribing medication, prescribing rehabilitative services, performing pain relieving procedures, counseling patients and families, directing a multidisciplinary team, coordinating care with other healthcare providers, and providing consultative services.

Provider Details

MaleEnglish 30 years of experience

Dr. Mark A Murphy M.D's Practice location

Mark Murphy

1852 Beltline Rd Sw Suite G -
Decatur, AL 35601
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Fax: 256-340-9895

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Dr. Mark A Murphy M.D has a rating of 4 out of 5 stars based on the reviews from 244 patients. FindaTopDoc has aggregated the experiences from real patients to help give you more insights and information on how to choose the best Pain Management Specialist in your area. These reviews do not reflect a providers level of clinical care, but are a compilation of quality indicators such as bedside manner, wait time, staff friendliness, ease of appointment, and knowledge of conditions and treatments.

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