Michael J. Murphy, MD

Primary Care Sports Medicine

Doctor Murphy earned his medical degree at The Ohio State University College of Medicine in Columbus, Ohio and completed his residency in family medicine at the University of South Carolina/Palmetto Health Richland in Columbia, South Carolina. He completed his fellowship subspecialty training in Primary Care Sports Medicine at the University of South Carolina where he was a team doctor for multiple USC Gamecock varsity athletic teams including Football, the Final 4 Men’s Basketball team, Baseball, Women’s Soccer, Volleyball, Swimming and Diving, Tennis, Golf, and Cheerleading. He was also a team doctor for the Columbia Fireflies Single-A minor league baseball team.  He currently helps lead the Kershaw County Sports Medicine Initiative to provide medical care and game coverage to all three Kershaw County High Schools and also works with Camden Military Academy. Dr. Murphy is a member of the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine, American College of Sports Medicine, American Academy of Family Physicians, South Carolina Medical Association, and South Carolina Academy of Family Physicians. Dr. Murphy has additional training in musculoskeletal ultrasound and has taught courses and classes for healthcare professionals teaching about the musculoskeletal ultrasound. Dr. Murphy is excited to bring his knowledge and experience with musculoskeletal ultrasound, SEC athletics, and professional baseball to care for the athletes and residents of Kershaw County.

Dr. Murphy’s Education

The Ohio State University
Columbus, OH, 2009

The Ohio State University College of Medicine
Columbus, OH, 2013

Dr. Murphy’s Internship & Residency

Palmetto Health Richland/University of South Carolina
Columbia, SC, 2016

Dr.Murphy’s Fellowship

Palmetto Health Richland/University of South Carolina
Columbia, SC, 2017

Dr. Murphy’s Board Certification

Diplomat American Board of Family Medicine

Sub-specialty Certification (CAQ) Primary Care Sports Medicine

Credentialed ImPACT Concussion Consultant

Dr. Murphy’s Special Interests

Musculoskeletal and Medical Sports Medicine

Non-operative orthopedic and musculoskeletal medicine

Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Guided Procedures

Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Diagnostics