Tenley Erin Murphy, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Family & Preventive Medicine

Contact Information
(803) 434-7121
USC Department of Orthopeedic Surgery
Columbia, SC 29203

Family and Preventive Medicine
Division of PH Hospital's Medical & Dental Staff

Medical Education
University of South Carolina School of Medicine, MD, 2005

Palmetto Health Richland Family Medicine Residency Program, 2008

AnMed Health/Clemson University Sports Medicine Fellowship, 2009

Family Medicine
Sports Medicine

Board Certifications
American Board of Family Medicine, 2008
Sports Medicine - Certificate of Added Qualifications, 2009


Dr. Tenley Murphy joined the faculty of the University of South Carolina School of Medicine in September 2015. She also serves as the Director of the Palmetto Health Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship program. She completed a bachelor of science in biological sciences from Clemson University in Clemson, SC and earned a doctor of medicine from the University of South Carolina School of Medicine. Dr. Murphy is a graduate of the Family Medicine Residency program at Palmetto Health Richland, Columbia, SC. She also completed a sports medicine fellowship with AnMed Health/Clemson, University in Clemson, SC. Prior to joining the faculty at the University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Dr. Murphy was employed by Clemson University as a physician working with their collegiate sports teams. Her special interests areas are sports medicine, eating disorders, nutrition, running injuries, musculoskeletal ultrasound and concussions.