About Dr. Torphy


Dr. Brad Torphy

Dr. Torphy is actively involved in research in the field of headache medicine. He has presented research findings at numerous national and international conferences.

He holds a dual baccalaureate in biology and history from Indiana University. Prior to attending medical school, he held numerous positions at the Johnson & Johnson Corporation.

He received his Doctorate of Medicine from Xavier University School of Medicine, where he was awarded the President’s Scholarship. He completed his residency at the University of Illinois College of Medicine affiliated with Saint Joseph Hospital in Chicago Illinois, where he served as Chief Resident.

He was a staff physician at the Diamond Headache Clinic in Chicago for six years. He previously practiced at MacNeal Hospital in Berwyn, Illinois, where he was named Physician of the Year.  

He has served as an instructor of Clinical Medicine at Rush Medical College and Rosalind Franklin University / Chicago Medical School in Chicago, Illinois. 

He is active in clinical headache research and often presents findings at both national and international headache conferences.


Certification of Added Qualification in Headache Medicine from the National Headache Foundation

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