Joshua S Murphy, MD

Orthopaedic Surgeon

Gender

Male

Language

English

After a fellowship at Rady Children’s Hospital, Dr. Murphy began his career as a pediatric orthopaedic and spine surgeon. In 2013, he was named an Emerging Leader by the American Orthopaedic Association. He has worked with the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons to assist in developing an Appropriate Use Criteria for the management of pediatric supracondylar humerus fractures and the management of supracondylar humerus fractures involving vascular injury.

Dr. Murphy is active in orthopaedic research and involved with multicenter research groups, such as the Children's Spine Study Group and the Children’s Orthopaedic and Trauma Infection Consortium for Evidence Based Study (CORTICES). He currently participates or leads a variety of prospective and retrospective studies within the Children’s System primarily involving pediatric spine or pediatric trauma and infection. Dr. Murphy is a consulting associate for the Duke Department of Orthopaedic Surgery.

In his free time he enjoys spending time with his wife and two daughters, as well as mountain biking, alpine skiing, surfing and traveling.

Locations

Childrens Physician Group - Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine

Childrens at Hudson Bridge, 1492 Hudson Bridge Road
Stockbridge, GA 30281
Get Directions 404-255-1933

Childrens Physician Group - Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine

Childrens at Meridian Mark, 5445 Meridian Mark Rd NE Ste 250
Atlanta, GA 30342
Get Directions 404-255-1933

Childrens Physician Group - Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine

Center for Advanced Pediatrics, 1400 Tullie Road NE 2nd Flr
Atlanta, GA 30329
Get Directions 404-255-1933

Judson L Hawk Jr MD Clinic for Children

Center for Advanced Pediatrics, 1400 Tullie Road NE 6th Floor
Atlanta, GA 30329
Get Directions 404-785-5437

Childrens Physician Group - Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine

Childrens at Forsyth, 410 Peachtree Parkway Bldg 300 Suite 300
Cumming, GA 30041
Get Directions 404-255-1933

Childrens Physician Group - Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine

Childrens at Fayette, 1265 Highway 54 W Ste 200
Fayetteville, GA 30214
Get Directions 404-255-1933

Focus of Practice

  • Spinal care
  • Limb and foot deformity
  • Neuromuscular (cerebral palsy/spina bifida)

Areas of Interest

  • Orthopaedic trauma
  • Complex spine deformity, including scoliosis
  • Limb deformity
  • Neuromuscular diseases

Professional Affiliations

  • American Orthopaedic Association
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America
  • Scoliosis Research Society
  • Georgia Orthopaedic Society

Research Interests

Trauma, Spine deformity

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