Ryan Murphy, PA-C

Ryan Murphy, PA-C

Sports Medicine, Joint Replacement

Board-Certified Physician Assistant

Coastal Region

Wilmington – Oleander

Ryan Murphy earned his undergraduate degree in biology from the University of North Carolina—Greensboro. He then graduated from the Physician Assistant Program at Wake Forest University School of Medicine. He is certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants and has an extensive background in emergency and sports medicine, as well as joint replacement.

Ryan was a physician assistant at Bowling Orthopaedics before the practice joined EmergeOrtho in 2023. He works with Jack W. Bowling, Jr., MD.


  • Undergraduate: University of North Carolina Greensboro, Biology
  • Graduate: Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Physician Assistant Program


  • Board certified by the NCCPA


  • American Academy of Physician Assistants

Specialties & Services

EmergeOrtho is full of wonderful doctors! They make sure they go over every little thing and explain stuff so that you understand. I have 4 different doctors here and have been pleased with them all.

Michelle M


They treat you with respect take the time to understand what your needs are and work toward that gold of fixing the problem. Very professional in everything they do I love going there for treatment can't say that about many healthcare systems. I recommend EmergeOrtho to everyone I see.

Ronnie W


A New Level Of Orthopedic Care Has Emerged

As our patient, you will benefit from a full range of orthopedic services, specialties and technologies, including physical and hand therapy, advanced imaging services, and urgent care walk-in services providing immediate diagnosis and treatment for urgent orthopedic conditions.