Forrest P. MurphyM.D.

Dr. Forrest Murphy received his medical degree from University of Kansas School of Medicine and has been in practice for more than 35 years.

Education:

  • Kansas University Medical Center, MD degree, Kansas City, Kansas |1975 – 1978
  • Ophthalmology Resident, Kansas University Medical Center, Kansas City |1982 – 1985
  • Clinical experience and Continuing Medical Education |1986 – 2012

Honors & Awards:

  • National Honor Society | 1967-1968
  • Graduated second in class, U.S. Naval Academy Prep School | 1969
  • Appointment to United States Naval Academy | 1970
  • Dean’s List, University of Kansas | 1973 – 1975
  • AMA Certificate of Achievement | 1995 – 1999 Center of Excellence-
  • Refractive Surgery/Refractec | 2006

Practice History:

  • Milauskas Eye Institute | 2016 – Present
  • Private practice in Ophthalmic Medicine and Surgery – San Diego/La Jolla, CA| 1987 – 2016
  • Chief, Department of Ophthalmology, Scripps La Jolla, La Jolla, CA | 2008-2009
  • TLC Laser Eye Center surgeon La Jolla, CA | 2003-2008

Membership:

  • American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
  • Diplomat National Board of Medical Examiners
  • Diplomat American Board of Ophthalmology
  • Fellow of the American College of Surgeons
  • Fellow of the International College of Surgeons
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • California Medical Association 

Certification/Licensure

  • California Medical License |1979 to present
  • Doctorate of Medicine, University of Kansas |1978
  • National Board of Medical Examiners- Board Certification | 1979
  • Certificate of Completion of Residency-Kansas University | 1985
  • Diplomat of American Board of Ophthalmology |1986 Fellow
  • American College of Surgeons ( F.A.C.S.) |1990
  • Qualified Medical Examiner- State of California |1992
  • Fellow International College of Surgeons ( F.I.C.S.) |1996