Dr. Murphy is a graduate of University of Kansas School of Medicine and has been in practice in Wichita since 1987. He is certified by the American Psychiatric Association in Adult, Forensic, Geriatric, and Addiction Psychiatry. He is a member of the American Psychiatric Association, and the American Medical Association and the Sedgwick County Medical Society.
He is currently the Medical Director of the geriatric psychiatry unit at Susan B. Allen Memorial Hospital in El Dorado, Medical Director for psychiatry at the Sedgwick County Adult Detention Facility, Medical Director of the psychiatric unit for the research program at Via Christi Health Systems, and serves as the psychiatric liaison for the Wichita Police Department. Dr. Murphy is experienced in assessment and treatment of Alzheimer’s disease and various psychiatric illnesses in the elderly, and provides assessments and medication management for patients at a number of nursing home facilities throughout the state of Kansas.
Dr. Murphy is board certified in Forensic Psychiatry since 1999. He provides evaluations for competency, expert legal testimony and record review and evaluation for the legal community throughout the state of Kansas.