Andrew Murr, MD

Otolaryngologist

Dr. Andrew Murr is currently the Chairman of the Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at UCSF and currently holds the Roger Boles, MD Endowed Chair in Otolaryngology Education. He also contributes as a general otolaryngologist with a focus in rhinology in the department at UCSF. His research interests include: new technologies for the treatment of sinus disease, the role of fungus in sinus disease and clinical outcomes for sinusitis treatment interventions.

Murr earned a medical degree at Hahnemann University School of Medicine in Philadelphia (now Drexel University) and completed a residency in otolaryngology at St. Louis University Medical Center in Missouri. He has served as the director of the department's Residency Program and an advisory college mentor in the School of Medicine. Murr has also been a member of the Academy of Medical Educators at UCSF since 2003.

Clinics

HHT Center of Excellence
185 Berry St., Suite 180, Lobby 6
San Francisco, CA 94107
Phone: (415) 353-8867
Fax: (415) 353-4503

Hours: Monday to Friday,
8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery
2380 Sutter St., Third Floor
San Francisco, CA 94115
Phone: (415) 353–2757
Fax: (415) 353–2603

Hours: Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Sinus Center
2380 Sutter St., Third Floor
San Francisco, CA 94115
Phone: (415) 353–2757
Fax: (415) 353–2603

Hours: Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Snoring and Sleep Apnea Surgery
2380 Sutter St., Third Floor
San Francisco, CA 94115
Phone: (415) 353–2757
Fax: (415) 353–2603

Hours: Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Conditions & Treatments

Academic Title

Professor

More about Andrew Murr

Education

Hahnemann University School of Medicine 1987

Residencies

St. Louis University Health Sciences Center, Otolaryngology 1992

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Lee DS, Murr AH, Kersten RC, Pletcher SD. Silent sinus syndrome without opacification of ipsilateral maxillary sinus. Laryngoscope. 2018 May 04.
  2. Moe KS, Murr AH, Wester ST. Orbital Fractures. Facial Plast Surg Clin North Am. 2018 May; 26(2):237-251.
  3. Jiam NT, Goldberg AN, Murr AH, Pletcher SD. Surgical treatment of chronic rhinosinusitis after sinus lift. Am J Rhinol Allergy. 2017 Jul 01; 31(4):271-275.

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