Dr. Kevin T. Murphy, MD

Dr. Kevin T. Murphy, MD

PeakLogic® Partner for PrTMS® Treatment

Kevin Murphy, MD, is a certified radiation oncologist specializing in the treatment of central nervous system (CNS) tumors, which encompass brain and spinal cord conditions. In 2005, Dr. Murphy established the Stereotactic Radiosurgery Program at UCSD. His expertise encompasses cutting-edge techniques like frameless stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS), intensity modulated stereotactic radiosurgery (IM-SRS), and hypo-fractionated stereotactic radiosurgery for the management of brain tumors in both adults and children.

Dr. Murphy has contributed to several book chapters, abstracts, and peer-reviewed articles on behalf of UCSD. His work has been published in esteemed journals such as the Journal of Neuro-Oncology, Translational Cancer Research, and Practical Radiation Oncology. Furthermore, he is a frequent speaker at national and international medical conferences, having delivered over 100 invited lectures in 23 countries.

In recent times, Dr. Murphy has embarked on two ventures in San Diego – PeakLogic®, a medical software company, and the MindSet Treatment Center. Over the past five years, he has gained significant expertise in the emerging field of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) and developed a unique, personalized rTMS treatment approach called PrTMS®. Dr. Murphy administers PrTMS® at the MindSet Treatment Center, where he is highly regarded by Navy SEALs, veterans, and professional athletes seeking to optimize their performance.

Dr. Kevin Murphy is also actively collaborating with external organizations on clinical studies to secure third-party validation for the impact of PrTMS® on mood, stress, sleep, focus, reaction time, and other neuro-cognitive and human performance metrics.

His academic journey includes a bachelor’s degree in science from the University of Notre Dame and a master’s degree in neurophysiology from Purdue University. He earned his medical degree from the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine and completed his residency in radiation oncology at the University of Chicago School of Medicine.

In addition to his medical career, Dr. Murphy proudly served as a US Navy veteran, fulfilling the role of an engineering officer aboard the aircraft carrier USS Ranger (CV 61) during Operations Desert Shield/Desert Storm.

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