Graduating with a Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) from University of Adelaide in 1984, Dr Morphett went on to complete specialist radiology training.

He was awarded a Fellowship of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists (FRANZCR) in 1990. In that same year, Dr Morphett relocated to the UK and completed a Fellowship in interventional and general radiology at Hammersmith Hospital, London.

Dr Morphett has worked at Dr Jones & Partners since 1991 and specialises in Musculoskeletal (MSK) and Thoracic Imaging. Dr Morphett is the Clinic Director of the Dr Jones & Partners clinic at Burnside Hospital and regularly works at this clinic.

Dr Morphett has also held the position of Senior Visiting Medical Officer at Flinders Medical Centre since 1991.