Meet the Team
Dr. Murphy graduated University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine in 1993 and has over 28 years of experience working exclusively in small animal medicine.
Dr. Murphy practiced in southern Wisconsin from 1993 to 2007. After working a stint at South Carolina Veterinary Emergency Care providing urgent care and emergency veterinary medicine, he opened Birchwood Veterinary Hospital in March of 2008.
Dr. Murphy enjoys small animal dentistry, soft tissue surgery, preventative and geriatric patient care. He loves working with dogs of all shapes and sizes. He also has a special interest in cats and their unique needs.
Dr. Murphy has three children and also shares his home with a small dog, birds, and various reptile pets.
Dr. Murphy is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, South Carolina Association of Veterinarians, American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA),Lexington Chamber of Commerce, American Heartworm Society, and the American Association of Feline Practitioners.