Saied T. Murphy, MD, a Nephrologist with Hypertension & Kidney Care of North Atlanta

Get to know Nephrologist Dr. Saied T. Murphy, who serves patients in Tucker, Georgia.

Well-versed in the field of nephrology, Dr. Murphy specializes in diseases and conditions that affect the kidneys. He sees patients at Hypertension & Kidney Care of North Atlanta in Tucker, Georgia. 

In practice since 1992, he also has admitting privileges at the following hospitals: Northside Hospital Atlanta, Emory Saint Joseph’s Hospital, and Emory Decatur Hospital.

In regards to his educational background, Dr. Murphy graduated with his medical degree from the College of Medicine at SUNY Upstate Medical University in New York in 1989. He then went on to perform his residency in internal medicine and his fellowship in nephrology at VCU Medical Center in 1992 and 1994, respectively.

Subsequent to his education, the doctor attained board certification in internal medicine and nephrology through the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM). The ABIM is a physician-led, non-profit, independent evaluation organization driven by doctors who want to achieve higher standards for better care in a rapidly changing world. 

Nephrology is a specialty of medicine and pediatrics that concerns itself with the kidneys. It is the study of normal kidney function and kidney disease, the preservation of kidney health, and the treatment of kidney disease, from diet and medication to renal replacement therapy. Nephrologists have advanced training in treating kidney disease. They diagnose and treat kidney failure, as well as help patients by prescribing medications, offering special diet advice, and coordinating dialysis care or kidney transplantation when it becomes necessary. 

On a more personal note, Dr. Murphy speaks both English and Spanish.

Learn More About Dr. Saied T. Murphy:

Through his findatopdoc profile,, through Emory Healthcare, or through Northside Hospital Atlanta, 


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