C. William Murphy, M.D.

Meet Dr. Murphy

Dr. Bill Murphy is board certified in Anesthesiology with a Sub-speciality Certification in Pain Management. He is the founder and President/CEO of Hill Country Pain Associates, serves on various boards, and has been instrumental in establishing pain management clinics from San Antonio to the Hill Country.

Education and Training

Dr. Bill Murphy is a San Antonio native and graduated from Lee High School before moving up I-35 to attend the University of Texas in 1971. He graduated with a degree in Pharmacy and worked as a pharmacist while attending medical school at UT Southwestern medical school in Dallas. Upon graduation in 1980, he moved back to San Antonio for an internship in Internal Medicine and specialty training in Anesthesiology. He has been in private practice in San Antonio since 1983.


Dr. Murphy has been married to his high school sweetheart for 42 years and they have 3 children and six grandchildren. His wife, Tisa, works with him in his practice. She has been specialized in developing the hill country locations and educating patients and doctors about what is available for people with chronic pain.

Dr. Murphy loves outdoor activities; he is an avid cyclist, golfer, gardener, and loves spending time in the Caribbean with his family. Dr. Murphy fees that practicing medicine and helping patients is not a job, it is a privilege. He penned the mantra for his practice several years ago. "Relieving Pain; Restoring Hope". This is the philosophy that is the basis for every decision that he and his staff make for their patients.

*Individual results are not guaranteed and may vary from person to person.