Dr. Kathleen Murphy, MD is a self-employed physician with three decades of clinical experience in the field of urology. Headquartered in Westfield, New Jersey, Dr. Murphy treats individuals who suffer from a variety of urological disorders from general incontinence to specific conditions of the bladder and kidneys. She also specializes in issues of infertility and sexual dysfunction in both men and women. Operating a principal medical office in Westfield and two satellite offices in the cities of Summit and Rahway, Dr. Murphy is able to provide health care to patients throughout northeastern New Jersey and southwestern New York. Together with her partner, Dr. Jeffrey Williams, Dr. Kathleen Murphy also enjoys active affiliations with a number of New Jersey hospitals, including the Robert Wood Johnson Hospital in Rahway, the Center for Ambulatory Surgery in Mountainside, and St. Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston.
Pursuing her medical training at both the Georgetown University School of Medicine and the State University of New York at Downstate Medical Center, Dr. Kathleen Murphy ultimately obtained her MD degree with honors in 1981. Her dual postgraduate residencies in Urology and General Surgery were both completed at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. Dr. Kathleen Murphy would also serve the University of Pennsylvania as a Clinical Instructor in Urology in its School of Medicine. A National Science Foundation Scholar, Dr. Murphy has been a diplomate of the National Board of Medical Examiners since July of 1982 and a board-certified urologist since March of 1988. In 1985, she received First Prize in clinical research from the Mid-Atlantic Section of the American Urological Association.