Dr. Suzanne Murphy is a 1993 cum laude graduate of Western States Chiropractic College in Portland, Oregon where she earned her Doctorate of Chiropractic Degree. She also received a Bachelor of Science in Biology with a specialty in Exercise and Systems Physiology from Rutgers College where she was a college athlete. Dr. Murphy was drawn to the study of biomechanics and kinesiology and performed research to study the effects of sports movements on joints and prevention of injury. Dr. Murphy also was a volunteer physician at the Portland Ballet, treating professional dancers and their injuries. She currently volunteers with local high schools and club teams to prevent sports injuries and promote proper performance nutrition. Dr. Murphy has 25 years of experience in private practice in Millbrook, NY and in Old Lyme, CT. She is a member of the American Chiropractic Association and the New York And Connecticut Chiropractic Associations. Dr. Murphy specializes in the treatment of patients of all ages, from newborn to elderly, and for all types of injuries and conditions, both acute and chronic.
Dr. Murphy has developed an individualized and holistic approach to care for her patients by addressing all aspects of health. She finds that embracing the whole person is the most effective way to address pain, limitations and to promote overall wellness and function. Dr. Murphy combines the very best diagnostic and examination skills with a varied assortment of hands on techniques and state of the art physiotherapy procedures to help accelerate your goal of good health. Dr. Murphy also utilizes functional assessments to return you to the activities you love- from the playing field, tennis court, or golf course, to playing with your children or grandkids. She utilizes a complete treatment plan and management including rehabilitative exercise, nutritional counseling and lifestyle adaptations to maintain optimal health and wellness. Her unique approach goes beyond the typical medical model of just treating your condition. She finds great success in looking at the big picture and takes the time to evaluate and get to know each patient, in order to delve deep into the underlying or contributing issues. Dr. Murphy is excited to join the other high quality professionals at Privé-Swiss to bring quality healthcare to the Shoreline community.