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Murray Fox, MD FACOG

Plano Texas OBGYN Associates • gynecologist • infertility • robotic surgery • minimally invasive office procedures • endometrial ablation  • permanent birth control • IUD • contraception • mirena • novasure • DEXA • bone density • pap tests • contraception • sexual dysfunction • std testing  •breast cancer screening • pregnancy • abnormal periods • ovarian cysts • pelvic organ prolapse • hysterectomy • genetic screening • ultrasound • gardasil • menstrual problems • menopause • menorrhagia • mammogram • adolescent gynecology • hormone replacement therapy

Dr. Murray Fox provides comprehensive gynecologic care, as well as traditional and robotic surgical techniques.  For patient convenience, his practice offers a wide variety of in-office services including Digital Mammography, 3D Sonography and DEXA Bone Density Scanning. In addition, Dr. Fox is committed to providing his patients with the most minimally invasive surgical treatments and procedures available such as da Vinci Robotic Surgery, a full range of laparoscopic and hysteroscopic procedures as well as in-office Endometrial Ablation.

PRACTICE:
Women’s Specialists of Plano, Plano Texas

EDUCATION:
University of Texas, Austin Texas, BA Zoology, 1967
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas, Medical Doctor, 1971

POST GRADUATE TRAINING:
Bexar County Teaching Hospital, San Antonio, Texas
Internship: Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1971-1972
Residency: Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1972-1975

MILITARY SERVICE: United States Air Force 1975-1977
Major, United States Air Force, Medical Corp.
Teaching Faculty, Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center
Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas

TEACHING APPOINTMENTS:
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Clinical Instructor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1975-1977

BOARD CERTIFICATION:
Diplomat, American Board of Obstetricians and Gynecologists 1975
Fellow, American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology 1977

MEMBERSHIP IN MEDICAL SOCIETIES:
Collin County Medical Society
Texas Medical Association
American Medical Association
American Fertility Society
American Association of Gynecologic Laporoscopists
Plano Physicians Group
Physicians for Plano

MEDICAL PUBLICATIONS:
Hayashi RH, Fox ME: Unforeseen Sudden Intrapartum Fetal Death in a Monitored Labor. American Journal of Obstetrics and  Gynecology, 122: 786, 1975.
Fox ME, etal: Active Duty, Military Pregnancy, Identification of a New High Risk Group. Southern Medical Journal, 1978.

WORK EXPERIENCE:
Private practice of medicine 1977 to present.
Medical Director Plano Physicians Group 1989 to present.
President & CEO Patient-Physician Network Holding Company

HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS:
Baylor Regional Medical Center Plano
HCA Medical Center of Plano, Active Staff

ACCOMPLISHMENTS, ACTIVITIES & APPOINTMENTS:
President Kimberlea Home Owners Association, 1979
President Wells Elementary School Parent-Teacher Organization,  1980
Leadership Plano Class II, 1982
Vice President Enclave Home Owners Association, 1993 to 2003
Youth Soccer Coach, 1978-1982
Youth T-Ball/Baseball Coach, 1979-1985
Lay Advisory Board Plano Independent School System’s PACE Program
Mulit-Ethnic Committee Plano Independent School District
Initiated “after hours” presentations for parents and students of Middle School Age on Adolescent Sexuality
Consultant to The Superintendent, Plano Independent School District, Health Issues
Chairman, Department OB-GYN, HCA Medical Center of Plano,  1981
Chairman, Credentials Committee HCA Medical Center of Plano, 1982
Vice Chief Of Staff HCA Medical Center of Plano, 1983
Chief Of Staff HCA Medical Center of Plano, 1984
Member Board Of Trustees, HCA Medical Center of Plano, 1985-1990
Developed Obstetric Prenatal Care Program, Collin County
Co-Founded “Physicians For Plano”, a philanthropic organization
Co-Founded “Plano Physicians Group”, an independent provider association. Membership 550 physicians
Co-Founded “Patient-Physician Network Holding Company”, a management service organization
Co-Founded “Patient-Physician Network”, a Texas Non-Profit 5.01(a) Corporation