Dr. Murray loves helping his patients feel comfortable and addressing their dental concerns while ensuring they stay completely relaxed. Thanks to his 27+ years of experience and dedication to continuing education, he’s been able to help countless people here in Jacksonville overcome longstanding dental problems and achieve a smile they’re proud to show off. He looks forward to meeting you and your family, and you can learn a little more about him by reading on below.
As a child, Dr. Murray suffered from chronic earaches, and doctors couldn’t really figure out why. After years of unsuccessful sinus treatments, his dentist eventually diagnosed him with a misaligned bite, which was causing TMJ and muscle dysfunction. He was referred to an orthodontist, and after undergoing treatment, his pain went away for good! This experience motivated him to become a dentist so he could help people in similar situations live healthier, more fulfilling lives.
After obtaining a Bachelor of Science in Biology from Albright College, he enrolled in the University of Maryland at Baltimore College of Dental Surgery. Immediately after graduating, he began a General Practice Residency at the Reading Community General Hospital in Pennsylvania.
Even though Dr. Murray is technically out of school, his education has never ended. He takes two to three times the hours of continuing education necessary to renew his license each year, and he also keeps up to date on the latest advancements in dentistry thanks to his memberships in several professional organizations:
When he isn’t spending time with his wife and two daughters, you’ll often find Dr. Murray outdoors, whether he’s working in the yard, going to car shows, motorcycling, or fishing.