Dr. Murphy specializes in providing professional, comprehensive and courteous care for pelvic floor disorders, particularly incontinence, prolapse, pain associated with intercourse and chronic pelvic pain. Dr. Murphy's clinic now also offer a wide range of gynecological and non-gynecological cosmetic laser procedures. Please look under the 'services' menu. We have heavily invested in state of the art laser equipment to provide minimally invasive, effective non-surgical options for these problems and needs.
In this era of heightened concern regarding potential complications of some of the more invasive treatments on offer for pelvic floor disorders (I'm referring here to the concerns regarding procedures involving mesh); women are demanding less risky treatment options. These are now available and by browsing the large amount of information on this website, you will surely find something that is right for you.
Dr. Magnus Murphy MD
As a respected leader and mentor in the field of urogynecology, Dr. Murphy engages with his patients to identify, educate and provide treatment options to successfully treat pelvic floor conditions.
His extensive experience performing reconstructive vaginal surgeries and unique understanding of pelvic floor disorders means patients can trust their pelvic health to a professional who is supported by a kind and thoughtful team of nurses and professionals. With one-on-one consultations, education, and various treatment options available, from pelvic floor physiotherapy to non-invasive, non-surgical laser treatment options, Dr. Murphy empowers woman to take control and take care of their pelvic health.
Dr. Murphy is a frequent invited speaker and faculty member at National and International meetings of Urogynecological Societies and Associations, including the International Urogynecological Association.
Education & Training
Dr. Murphy is President of the Alberta Society of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and the Alberta Medical Association Section of Obstetricians and Gynecologist. As the previous Chief of Urogynecology and Pelvic Floor Disorders Division for the Calgary Regional Health Authority and Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of Calgary in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, he is an expert in the field of urogynecology and pelvic floor disorders.
He received his undergraduate medical degree from the University of Stellenbosch in South Africa in 1987. After a year working in Namibia as an intern and two years of obligatory military duty, he did his residency at the University of Stellenbosch. He obtained his masters degree in Obstetrics and Gynecology in 1994. In the same year, he obtained Fellowship of the Colleges of Medicine of South Africa in Obstetrics and Gynecology.
He obtained his Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada Fellowship in 1995. He is a Fellow of the Society of Obstetricians and Gynecologists of Canada, founding Chairman of the Western Society of Pelvic Medicine and a member of the International Urogynecological Association and American Urogynecologic Society. Prior to moving to Calgary, Alberta Dr. Murphy actively practiced in British Columbia for seven years.