Murray Kimmel archive

Murray Harris Kimmel (May 28, 1930 – October 28, 2013) was an American urologist who served our community.


He attended Central High School in Philadelphia. He earned his medical degree at Temple University School of Medicine and completed his residency in urology at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in 1959. He was certified by the American Board of Urology and practiced at Parkway Medical Associates in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He retired around 2009 due to illness and died in 2013.

Kimmel offered hormone prescriptions, orchiectomy, and other gender-related health care. He was known for providing services to clients who had been turned down by others.

Former contact information

  • 2301 Pennsylvania Avenue (Parkway at 23rd Street) Philadelphia, PA 19130
  • Office 215-563-0847
  • Fax 215-563-4881

Consumer reports

  • Castration in Philadelphia with Dr. Murray Kimmel by Jennifer Bentley (2002) http://www.annelawrence. com/kimmelaccount.html
  • My Orchiectomy Experience in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania by Brianne (2002)
  • Orchiectomy In Philadelphia with Dr. Murray Kimmel by Samantha (2006)