Michael E Murphy, MD graduated with honors from The University of Notre Dame and graduated with highest honors from The Ohio State University College of Medicine. He completed his dermatology residency at Walter Reed Army Medical Center and Bethesda Naval Medical Center and was an Associate Professor of Dermatology at Brooke Army Medical Center in San Antonio for two years. He completed a one-year American College of Mohs Micrographic Surgery Fellowship under the direction of Drs. John Zitelli and David Brodland in Pittsburgh, PA.
Dr. Murphy has authored multiple articles and two book chapters on skin cancer and the Mohs surgery technique. He presented at regional and national meeting on multiple occasions. In 2007 Dr. Murphy was awarded the Tromovitch Award at the American College of Mohs Surgery Annual Meeting for the best research project. Dr. Murphy is board-certified in dermatology and has been elected a Fellow in the American Academy of Dermatology and is a Fellow in the American College of Mohs Surgery. In addition to his clinical practice Dr. Murphy volunteers to help teach the Indiana University dermatology residents and Mohs fellows advanced skin reconstruction techniques.
- Founding Physician of Optima Dermatology
- Founder and President of the Indiana Skin Cancer Center
- Medical Dermatology and Mohs Surgery
- Completed an accredited fellowship with the American College of Mohs Surgery
- Residency at Walter Reed Army Medical Center and Bethesda Naval Medical Center
- Graduated with highest honors from The Ohio State University College of Medicine
701 East County Line Rd., Suite 208,
Greenwood, IN 46143
Mon: 6:45 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Tues: 6:45 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Wed: 6:45 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Thurs: 6:45 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Fri: 6:45 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Fax: (317) 859-8977
Recipient of the Tromovitch Award at the American College of Mohs Surgery Annual Meeting for Best Research Project
Fellow in the American College of Mohs Surgery
Fellow in the American Academy of Dermatology
Board-Certified in Dermatology
What our patients are saying:
"This facility is very organize and competent. The staff is great and Dr. Murphy is awesome. They are very orderly and the procedure is done efficiently and systematically and I was handled with great care throughout the process. Not that I want more done but I would definitely return."
“By far, your office provided the very best medical experience that I have ever had. Very professional, friendly, fast and efficient.”
"I was impressed with how nice everyone was. Dr. Murphy made me feel comfortable with the procedure. He even called me at 8pm that evening to see how I was doing. I am so glad it went to him. I will recommend him to others."