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Todd P. Murphy, M.D.

Sports Medicine & Shoulder Surgeon

A native of Port Huron, Dr. Murphy is an orthopedic surgeon who specializes in sports medicine and shoulder surgery. He joined Orthopedic Associates of Port Huron in 2009.

After completing his Bachelor of Arts degree in biology at Albion College in Albion, Michigan, Dr. Murphy received his medical degree from Wayne State University School of Medicine in Detroit, Michigan. He then completed his orthopaedic surgery residency at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. He then went on to complete advanced training in sports medicine and arthroscopic surgery at the Steadman Hawkins Clinic in Denver, Colorado. During his training in Denver, Dr. Murphy served as an assistant team physician for both the Denver Broncos and the Colorado Rockies. Dr. Murphy is the area's only fellowship-trained sports medicine surgeon.

Dr. Murphy is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. He is also an active member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, the Hawkins Shoulder Society, and the Mayo Clinic Orthopaedic Alumni Association.

When he is not seeing patients, Dr. Murphy enjoys spending time with his wife and two children. He also enjoys kite surfing, fishing, reading, skiing, and playing ice hockey.


  • Albion College, Albion, MI, 1997

Medical School

  • Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI, 2003


  • Orthopedic Surgery, Detroit Medical Center, Detroit, MI, 2006
  • Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, 2008


  • Sports Medicine, Steadman Hawkins Clinic, Denver, CO, 2009
  • Assistant team physician for Denver Broncos and Colorado Rockies


  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Medical Interests

  • Elbow arthroscopy and open procedures
  • Hip
  • Knee arthroscopy 
  • Total knee replacement
  • Shoulder arthroscopy
  • Total shoulder replacement
  • Fracture care


  • Michigan

Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
  • Mayo Clinic Orthopaedic Alumni Association

Hospital Affiliations

  • Blue Water Surgery Center
  • Lakeshore Surgery Center
  • McLaren Port Huron Hospital
  • “I was treated very professionally. Everyone was so friendly. Dr. Murphy is the best doctor around. I will be back again if needed.”

    – Helen C.

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Insurances Accepted

Accepts all major forms of insurance. Please contact the office at (810) 985-4900 to verify your specific carrier.


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