Zia A. Murphy, ACNP

Zia earned a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Youngstown State University in 2008, followed by a Master of Science in Nursing from the University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing in 2013. She is board-certified as an Acute Care Nurse Practitioner by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.

Professional and personal experience with cancer inspired Zia to specialize in oncology as a Nurse Practitioner. Having had the privilege of caring for patients with cancer throughout a decade of nursing experience, Zia also lost her husband to the disease. She empathetically provides care to her patients and their loved ones as if they were her immediate family, with the intention of guiding them throughout their journey.

After relocating from Northeast Ohio, Zia enjoys being near her family in Virginia, along with sunnier, warmer weather. She loves gardening and going for walks with her daughter and their dog.


Cancer Specialists of Tidewater - Suffolk
5839 Harbour View Boulevard
Suffolk, VA

Board Certifications

American Nurses Credentialing Center

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