Jefferson University Hospitals
James P. Murphy, DMD

James P Murphy DMD

Academic Title

Instructor
Director, Pediatric Dentistry

Specialties

Dentistry
Pediatric Dentistry

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Overview

Locations

Education & Fellowships

  • Univ of Penn - School of Dental Medicine, Medical School
  • Residency: St. Christopher's Hospital for Children

Years in Practice

30

Board Certification

  • Pediatric Dentistry

Hospital Affiliation

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals

Insurances Accepted

Jefferson physicians accept most health insurance plans, including those listed below. However, plan acceptance may vary by practice and may be subject to change. If you have questions about whether a specific physician accepts your insurance, please contact your insurance company.

  • Aetna
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Delta Dental
  • Keystone First Community HealthChoices
  • Keystone First VIP Community HealthChoices
  • UPMC Community Health Choices (CHC)
  • UPMC For Life

Notes

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."

Contact Us

New or returning patients can complete our secure, online appointment request form. A representative from Jefferson will contact you by email to confirm your appointment.

If you'd rather speak with a JEFF NOW® representative, click 1-800-JEFFNOW below. You will then be prompted to enter your phone number.

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Locations

834 Chestnut Street
Suite 415
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-6666
Fax: (215) 928-0450
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