Jefferson University Hospitals

Physician Profile

James Murphy, DMD

Academic Title: Instructor
Director, Pediatric Dentistry

Dentistry - Pediatric

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Office Locations

The Franklin, Suite 415
834 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-6666

Medical Services

Years in Practice


Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Dentistry

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


Hospital dentistry is available for patients who require general anesthesia. Dr. Murphy also has extensive experience performing complete oral rehabilitation in the operating room for adult and pediatric patients with developmental delay and/or intellectual limitations. Procedures such as crowns, extractions, root canals, dental restorations and periodontal cleanings may be performed under general anesthesia comprehensively.

Personal Statement

I treat patients - both children and adults - who have special needs, including autism and those with developmental delays.


  • University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, Medical School


  • St Christopher's Hospital for Children

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