Meet Dr. Murphy

Dr. Murphy has been practicing general and cosmetic dentistry since 1983. He received his dental degree from the Baltimore College of Dental Surgery, University of Maryland School of Dentistry. Upon graduation Dr. Murphy received the Gamma Pi Delta Prosthodontic Honor Certificate. 

Very early on Dr. Murphy provided care through volunteering starting with the House of Ruth in Baltimore, MD. For several years, beginning in 2009, Dr. Murphy began volunteering as a clinical instructor at the University of Maryland School of Dentistry. There he was honored to work hands on with the dental students in the restorative clinic. It was always very rewarding for Dr. Murphy to pass on his knowledge and experience to the students while watching them grow into fine confident dentists. Dr. Murphy has also traveled to Haiti repeatedly to provide dental services for the children of the Les Bons Samaritains School in St. Marc. Currently Dr. Murphy volunteers providing dental care at the Esperanza Center and the Christopher Center of Our Daily Bread in Baltimore, Maryland. In Towson Dr. Murphy has been in private practice providing his highest quality of dental care since 1987.

Dr. Murphy goes above and beyond what is required through continuing education. He is a Fellow in the International College of Dentists, The Pierre Fauchard Academy and regularly named among Baltimore’s Top Dentists. He exceeds the requirements by attending seminars on a regular basis. Dr. Murphy is also a member of numerous professional organizations and study clubs including the: 

  • American Dental Association
  • Baltimore County Dental Association
  • Maryland State Dental Association
  • Seattle Study Club
  • Hunt Valley Study Club
  • Maryland Dental Forum
  • Pankey Alumni
  • Spear Institute and Study Club

Outside of dentistry Dr. Murphy enjoys spending time on his boat, playing tennis, and photography. Throughout his life he has always had a passion for sailing and being on the water. He has transitioned from sailing to powerboating. He absolutely loves going out on his Grady White fishing boat with friends, family or just his dog, Tucker.  Dr. Murphy has two sons and two daughters with their own families’. At last count he has six grandchildren. He is very proud of his family and cherishes the time he spends with them.