New Faculty Announcement: Erin H. Murphy, MD

by Columbia Surgery on October 23, 2013

We are pleased to welcome Erin H. Murphy, MD, Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery in the Division of Cardiac, Thoracic and Vascular Surgery.

Erin H. Murphy, MD

Erin H. Murphy, MD

Dr. Murphy was recruited to the Division of Cardiac, Thoracic and Vascular Surgery to help expand its growing aortic center. Her clinical expertise and interests focus on the open and endovascular treatment of aortic disease in both the chest and abdomen. She treats a variety of aortic pathology including thoracic aortic aneurysms, thoracoabdominal aneurysms, abdominal aortic aneurysms, aortic dissection, endograft infection, and endograft failure. She has experience with the most advanced technology including the use of fenestrated endografts.

Dr. Murphy graduated from Georgetown University Medical School, earning her M.D. in 2005. She then continued her training at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center where she completed her general surgery residency in 2011. During her training, Dr. Murphy also completed a 1-year research fellowship in vascular surgery at Stanford University. Prior to joining the vascular division at NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia, she completed a clinical vascular surgery fellowship at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.

Dr. Murphy has extensive research experience in the field of vascular surgery and has authored over 48 medical journal articles, book chapters and editorials. She currently serves as a reviewer for the Journal of Endovascular Therapy (JEVT).

She additionally performs a breadth of vascular surgery arterial procedures including but not limited to carotid stenting, carotid endarterectomy, thoracic outlet decompression, renal and mesenteric artery stenting and arterial reconstructions, lower extremity endovascular interventions, and lower extremity arterial bypass surgery. She performs a variety of venous procedures including vena cava filter placement and removal, treatment of axillosubclavian and iliofemoral DVT, and thoracic decompression for Paget-Schroetter disease.

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Jeff Link November 7, 2013 at 12:53 am

Erin has accomplished so much and always made it look easy.
You’ve got the gift!! Congrats!

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