Patrick Murphy is a Physician Assistant who recently joined the Surgical Associates team in June 2022 following his completion of a PA Surgical Fellowship at the University of Colorado School of Medicine. During his fellowship he focused on General Surgery, Trauma & Acute Care Surgery, and Critical Care, while also gaining experience in other surgical specialties. He obtained specific training in surgical bedside procedures as well as experience as a surgical First Assist in the OR. He completed PA school at the Red Rocks PA Program in Arvada, CO. Patrick has lived in the Vail Valley since 2008, working in various healthcare roles as an EMT, medical assistant, care tech, and healthcare administrator. He is passionate about providing exceptional surgical, trauma, inpatient, and clinic-based care.
We hope you’ll share in our excitement as we welcome both Dr. Ford and Patrick Murphy to the Vail Health community. Thank you for your continued support as Vail Health serves the needs of our local community and visitors from around the world!