Ophthalmology

Benton Franklin Murphy , MD

Rocky Mountain Eye Center Inc
27 Montebello Rd
Pueblo, CO 81001

(719) 545-1530

Overview

Dr. Murphy is a 1977 graduate of the Creighton University School of Medicine in Omaha Nebraska. He completed a year of internship at the Oregon Medical Center in Portland, Oregon. He worked for the US Public Health Service in Rocky Ford, Colorado until 1981. In 1985, Dr. Murphy completed his ophthalmology residency at Case Western Reserve University. He served as a teaching fellow and Chief Resident through 1986 and has been practicing in Pueblo since that time. Dr. Murphy is certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and is a member of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, American Academy of Ophthalmology, Colorado Society of Eye Physicians and Surgeons and the Pueblo and Colorado Medical Societies. He has completed numerous additional training courses on the VISX Excimer Laser System, Hyperopia correction, PRK and the Nidek laser. His outside interests include photography and traveling. Visit Dr. Murphy's website here.

Gender: Male

Years in Practice: 45 Years

Languages Spoken: English and Spanish

Specialties

Ophthalmology

Hospital Affiliations

  • Rio Grande Hospital

Education and Training

Medical School
Creighton University School Of Medicine Graduated in 1977

Main Location

Rocky Mountain Eye Center Inc
27 Montebello Rd
Pueblo, CO 81001
(719) 545-1530

Fax:
Website: www.rockymountaineyecenter.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat8:00 AM-12:00 PM
Sun-

Other Locations

Rocky Mountain Eye Center Inc
2509 Main St
Alamosa, CO 81101
(719) 589-0825

Fax:(719) 958-9106
Website:www.rockymountaineyecenter.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Rocky Mountain Eye Center Inc
1402 Fortino Blvd
Pueblo, CO 81008
(719) 583-8700

Fax:(719) 958-3970
Website:www.rockymountaineyecenter.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon7:00 AM-4:00 PM
Tue7:00 AM-4:00 PM
Wed7:00 AM-4:00 PM
Thu7:00 AM-4:00 PM
Fri-
Sat-
Sun-

Rocky Mountain Eye Center Inc
3954 Sandalwood Ln
Pueblo, CO 81005
(719) 561-2244

Fax:(719) 954-5289
Website:www.rockymountaineyecenter.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat8:00 AM-12:00 PM
Sun-

Insurance Plans Accepted

Please verify insurance information directly with your doctor’s office as it may change frequently.
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Aexcel PPO
  • Anthem CO Blue Priority HMO
  • Anthem CO Blue Priority PPO
  • Anthem CO Bronze Pathway X HMO
  • Anthem CO Gold Pathway HMO
  • Anthem CO HMO
  • Anthem CO Pathway
  • Anthem CO Silver Pathway X HMO
  • Anthem PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Colorado Choice Health Plans
  • First Health PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana National POS
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • MEDICA CHOICE WITH UNITEDHEALTHC
  • Medicare HMO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • Rocky Mountain Good Health and Vista HMO PPO
  • Rocky Mountain Monument PPO - Tier 2
  • Rocky Mountain Summit Group
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC NAVIGATE PLUS POS
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Nexus Open Access
  • UHC Options PPO