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Dr. Murphy Townsend, MD

Urological Surgeon, Urologist

Professional statement

Dr. Murphy Townsend is an urologist caring for the Marietta, GA community. Dr. Townsend received his undergraduate degree at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where he graduated Phi Beta Kappa. Also at the University of North Carolina, Dr. Townsend earned a medical degree with Honors. Dr. Townsend completed his general surgery internship at Shands Hospital, University of Florida in Gainesville. Before pursuing urology, he completed two years of radiology training at the University of Washington Affiliated Hospitals in Seattle, Washington. He completed his urology residency at Emory University and Affiliated Hospitals in Atlanta, Georgia. Dr. Townsend is board certified in Urology.

In-network insurances

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Alliant Health Plans

Specialties

  • Urologist
  • Urological Surgeon

Practice names

Hospital affiliations

  • WellStar Kennestone Hospital
  • WellStar Cobb Hospital
  • WellStar Douglas Hospital
  • WellStar Paulding Hospital
  • WellStar Windy Hill Hospital

Board certifications

  • American Board of Urology

Education and training

  • Medical School - University of North Carolina, Doctor of Medicine
  • University of Florida, Gainesville, Shands Hospital, Internship in General Surgery
  • University of North Carolina (Bachelor's)
  • Emory University, Residency in Urology
  • University of Washington Affiliated Hospitals, Residency in Radiology

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Languages spoken

  • English
  • French

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1790862506

Office locations

WellStar Medical Group Urology

55 Whitcher Street, Suite 250

Marietta, GA 30060

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Really friendly and pleasant, he spent a ton of time answering all my questions. Showed great concern and care.
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Very efficient, questions answered.
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Dr. Townsend is an excellent Urologist. Takes his time to explain your issue and how together we can work on the best solution to maximize outcome.
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Wait time great. Staff courteous. Options explained completely.
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Very thorough.
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The visit was very pleasant & informative.
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