About Rhett B. Murray, M.D. | Huntsville, AL Surgeon

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North Alabama


Superior in comprehensive spine care

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About Rhett B. Murray, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Dr. Murray specializes in the treatment of spinal, cranial and peripheral nerve disorders. He achieved his medical degree at The University of Alabama, Birmingham followed by a general surgery Internship. Dr. Murray then completed a 6-year neurosurgical residency where he served as Chief Resident in 1992.


Dr. Murray is Board-Certified and fellowship-trained. He is a leader in minimally invasive and endoscopic treatments of the cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine. Dr. Murray is dedicated to advancing spine surgery through his participation in clinical research studies in his practice.

Call us today to actively participate in many research studies.



  • Association of American Physician and Surgeons

  • North American Spine Society

  • Southern Neurosurgical Society

  • American College of Surgeons

  • Section on Neurotrauma and Critical Care

  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons

  • Section on Pain, American Association of Neurological Surgeons

  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons

  • Neurosurgical Society of Alabama

  • Medical Association of the State of Alabama

  • Madison County Medical Society

Professional associations:

  • University of Alabama School of Medicine Birmingham, AL


  • University of Alabama Tuscaloosa, AL Summa Cum Laude

B.S., Chemistry:

  • University of Alabama at Birmingham

Neurosurgical residency:

  • Huntsville Hospital, Huntsville, AL

  • Crestwood Medical Center, Huntsville, AL

  • The Surgery Center, Huntsville, AL

Hospital appointments:

  • University of Alabama at Birmingham

University affiliation:

  • Huntsville and Decatur

Clinic locations:

  • American Board of Neurological Surgeons

Board certified: