Forrest Murphy, MD, FACS

Specialties

  • Cataracts
  • Dry Eyes
  • Glaucoma

Office Locations

Acuity Eye Group & Retina Institute - Palm Springs
1801 East Tahquitz Canyon Way
Suite 200
Palm Springs, CA 92262
800.898.2020

Acuity Eye Group, Retina Institute & Acuity 360 Advanced Vision Center - Palm Desert
44139 Monterey Ave.
Suite A
Palm Desert, CA 92260
800.898.2020

Dr. Forrest Murphy received his medical degree from University of Kansas School of Medicine and has been in practice for more than 35 years. He specializes in topical refractive cataract surgery, glaucoma, and LASIK. For much of his career, Dr. Murphy was on the teaching staff at the University of California, San Diego and lectured at the American Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons.

Education

  • Doctor of Medicine, University of Kansas, Kansas City 
  • Residency, Kansas University Medical Center, Kansas City

Professional Affiliations and Awards

  • 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 

Personal Hobbies

  • Piano
  • Golf
  • Exercise

Languages Spoken

  • English