Edward T. Murphy, D.M.D.

Dr. Edward T. Murphy maintains a private practice in Periodontics in Charleston, South Carolina.  He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology as well as a Clinical Assistant Professor at the Medical University of South Carolina.  He received a Bachelor of Science degree from University of Georgia and his Dental degree from the Medical University of South Carolina. Dr. Murphy completed a double residency training program in Advanced General Dentistry and Periodontology, which included implantology at the Medical University of South Carolina.

Dr. Murphy has extensive experience in periodontal soft tissue surgery, bone grafting and implant surgery, working closely with the restorative dentist for total comprehensive dental health. Dr. Murphy is actively involved in the Charleston area by organizing and lecturing for two ongoing continuing education study clubs for the Charleston dental community and has been a volunteer at the East Cooper Community outreach program overseeing the dental health for indigents and lower income families. He serves on the faculty of the Medical University of South Carolina, College of Dental Medicine, as a Clinical Professor in the Division of Graduate Periodontics.

His memberships include: The South Carolina Dental Association/Coastal District, Southern Academy of Periodontology, the American Dental Association, and is current president of the South Carolina Society of Periodontology.  He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology, a recognized specialty of the American Dental Association.

He is married and has two children.  He is an active member of St. Michaels Church and enjoys outdoor activities including boating, kayaking, and fishing.

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