Dr. Jerome Vincent Murphy MD Neurologist

Dr. Jerome Murphy is a neurologist in Kansas City, Missouri and is affiliated with Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics. He received his medical degree from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 52 years. Dr. Murphy accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 5 doctors at Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics who specialize in Neurology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurologist: Child Neurology

Clinical Interests: Epilepsy

Education & Medical Training

Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency, Neurology, 1967 - 1970

New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia Campus
Residency, Pediatrics, 1963 - 1965

Tufts Medical Center
Internship, Transitional Year, 1962 - 1963

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Class of 1962

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatrics

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified in Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology

MO State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Jerome V. Murphy, MD: an autobiography.
Murphy, J.V.

Vagal nerve stimulation in refractory epilepsy: the first 100 patients receiving vagal nerve stimulation at a pediatric epilepsy center.
Murphy, J.V., Torkelson, R., Dowler, I., Simon, S., Hudson, S.

Observations on the use of vagus nerve stimulation earlier in the course of pharmacoresistant epilepsy: patients with seizures for six years or less.
Helmers, S.L., Griesemer, D.A., Dean, J.C., Sanchez, J.D., Labar, D., Murphy, J.V., Bettis, D., Park, Y.D., Shuman, R.M., Morris, G.L.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Kansas City Preferred-Care Blue PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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