Dr. James Murphy Sr, DDS

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Age 58
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Dr. James Murphy Sr, DDS
Dr. Murphy joined Dr. Michael LaFratta at Your Family Dentist on Grand Avenue in Waukesha over 16 years ago. When Dr. LaFratta retired, Dr. Murphy recognized the many technological and practice changes in dentistry,and he decided in 2014 to build an entirely new office and practice where all the full-time staff of Your Family Dentist are able to work with all the latest advanced techniques in dentistry. "I love working with people," Dr. Murphy says. "I love solving problems. I meet more interesting people from all walks of life in my practice than I could in any other profession. After working together for more than a decade, my staff and patients are wonderful to me. This career is very rewarding in every category you can think of." Outside of work Dr. Murphy can be found on either his boat or Harley enjoying all that Wisconsin has to offer with his wife, two sons, and a new grandson.

1700 Coral Dr

Waukesha, WI 53186

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Dr. James Murphy Sr, DDS

Dr. James Murphy Sr, DDS

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Delta Dental
  • Guardian
  • Humana
  • Lincoln
  • MetLife
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

  • We create a patient focused, stress-free schedule for you and your family.
  • We treat each individual thoroughly, in an unhurried fashion, to ensure that you can feel comfortable and relaxed while in our care.
  • You deserve the very best that dentistry has to offer, and we commit to providing it through comprehensive dental care.
  • We offer a variety of procedures that can give you the smile that you deserve.
  • We bring art and science together to improve the lives of our patients.
  • We value service and make every effort to ensure that every visit is as comfortable as possible.
  • Our approach is to find out what is most important to the patient in terms of their dental health, and then provide patient care centered on their needs and wants.
  • Using the latest in advanced dental technology, we create dazzling smiles that brighten your life.
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Practice Areas

  • Dentistry
  • Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Emergency Dentistry
  • Endodontics
  • General Dentistry (Dental Assistant)
  • Prosthodontics
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Conditions Treated

  • Cavity
  • Chipped Tooth
  • Dental Disorders
  • Gingivitis
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • Tooth Abrasion
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Attrition
  • Tooth Decay
  • Tooth Demineralization
  • Tooth Discoloration
  • Tooth Loss
  • Toothache
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Procedures

  • Amalgam Dental Fillings
  • Composite Fillings
  • Dental Bonding
  • Dental Bridge
  • Dental Cleaning
  • Dental Crown
  • Denture Repair
  • Lower Dentures
  • Non-Surgical Gum Treatment
  • Porcelain Veneers
  • Restoration of Dental Implants
  • Root Canal
  • Root Planing
  • Scaling and Root Planing
  • Simple Tooth Extractions
  • Teeth Extraction
  • Teeth Scaling
  • Teeth Whitening
  • Ultrasonic Dental Cleaning
  • Upper Dentures

Background Check

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Education

  • Marquette University / College Of Health Sciences
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • Marquette University / School Of Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Boston Massachusetts
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Hyde Park, Massachusetts
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Marquette University / School Of Dentistry
    Other Education | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Murphy Sr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Murphy Sr to family and friends
5.0
based on 3 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Murphy Sr Says:

Dr. Murphy welcomes all comments on the dental care provided at Proven Dental.

Dr. Murphy Sr's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Brookfield, WI |
Dr. Murphy has been my primary dental care physician for the last 20+ years and will continue to be. I have recommended him to many colleagues and friends. I LOVE his NEW state of the art office. Very clean, comfortable and easy parking. The rooms have flat screen TVS where he can put your X-rays on. Was easy for me to understand my X-ray while he was explaining. No need to move from your chair.
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Dr. Murphy Sr accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Delta Dental
    Delta Dental PPO
  • Guardian
    DentalGuard Preferred
  • Humana
  • Lincoln
  • MetLife
  • UnitedHealthCare
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Hospitals where Dr. Murphy Sr has admitting privileges

Waukesha Memorial Hospital
725 American Ave
Waukesha, WI 53188
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