Dr. Murphy received his dental degree from the University of Illinois where he also received specialty certificates in both Prosthodontics and Periodontics. He also received his master’s degree in Oral Histology from the same institution. Dr. Murphy is in private practice in Baltimore, Maryland, concentrating in the areas of Prosthodontics, Periodontics and Implant dentistry. He has published numerous articles and textbook chapters on periodontal regeneration and implant dentistry. Dr. Murphy has lectured both nationally and internationally on corticotomy facilitated orthodontia, periodontal regeneration, the placement and restoration of dental implants and periodontal prosthesis.
Dr. Murphy is a Diplomate and member of the American Academy of Periodontology, American Academy of Esthetic Dentistry, American Academy of Restorative Dentistry and the American College of Prosthodontics. He is also an Associate Professor in the Department of Periodontics, University of Maryland, Baltimore College of Dentistry, where he teaches in the in the Periodontal Prosthesis Fellowship Program. Dr. Murphy serves on the editorial review board of numerous journals and is a board member of the Pankey Foundation.
Dr. Murphy’s most recent articles and lectures:
Murphy KG, Polack MA, Arzadon JM, Hickerson RD, Scheyer ET. A Report of Three Cases from an Ongoing Prospective Clinical Study on a Novel Pink Biomimetic Implant System. Compend Contin Educ Dent. 2016;37(2):S1-12.
Donovan TE, Marzola R, Murphy KG, Cagna DR, Eichmiller F, McKee JR, et al. Annual review of selected scientific literature: Report of the committee on scientific investigation of the American Academy of Restorative Dentistry. J Prosthet Dent. 2016 Nov: 116(5):663-740.
November 2016 – Dr. Murphy facilitated a Pankey Institute study club focused on dental implant therapies.
September 2016 – Dr. Murphy presented on Surgical Facilitated Orthodontics to a group of over 100 dentists in Napa, CA.
Journal of Periodontology, February 2015, Supplement: Proceedings of the 2014 AAP Regeneration Workshop – Enhancing Periodontal Health Through Regenerative Approaches. The goal of the workshop was to augment the clinical application of tissue regeneration to improve periodontal disease management and the retention of natural dentition.
Periodontal Regeneration – Furcation Defects: A Consensus Report From the AAP Regeneration Workshop. Michael S. Reddy, Mary E. Eichelmann-Reidy, Gustavo Avila-Ortiz, Perry R. Klokkevold, Kevin G. Murphy, Paul S. Rosen, Robert G. Schallhorn, Anton Sculean and Hom-Lay Wang, Journal of Periodontology February 2015, Vol. 86, No. 2-s: S131-S133.
American Association of Orthodontists Annual Meeting 2014 – Doctors’ Lectures – Surgically Accelerated Tooth Movement: From Diagnosis to Outcomes Clinical Periodontal Procedures of the PAOO technique – Dr. Murphy demonstrated the clinical periodontal procedures of Periodontally Accelerated Osteogenic Orthodontics for doctors to gain an understanding of the periodontal surgical techniques utilized in PAOO and recognize the clinical situations whereby gingival augmentation and PAOO procedures may be required.
Palatal Mucosal Measurements in a Japanese Population Using Cone-Beam Computed Tomography – Commentary. Journal of Esthetic and Restorative Dentistry, 2014 26(1): 59-60.
Work in Haiti
Along with efforts of Dr. James Tanneyhill of Bel Air, Maryland, Dr. Murphy supports and staffs a dental clinic in Haiti. This clinic serves the needs of the people of the La Chapelle, located in rural mountains of east central Haiti.