Welcome to our office! Drs. Mark and Mackenzie Murphy and our staff are dedicated to making every visit to our practice a wonderful experience. We pride ourselves on providing the highest quality dental care in a comfortable, relaxed setting. With the latest in dental technology, we are able to maximize esthetics, health, comfort, and convenience. Our goal is for patients to reach and maintain optimal dental health for life.
MEET THE DOCTORS
Mark S. Murphy DDS
Dr. Mark Murphy has served the Castro Valley community since 1981. He graduated from University of California at Davis with a Bachelor of Science degree in Zoology and later graduated from University of the Pacific School of Dentistry.
He values using the most advanced technology in order to provide patients with the best in health, esthetics, comfort, and convenience for restorative procedures. Dr. Murphy has utilized CEREC CAD/CAM technology since 1997, allowing patients to have single-unit crowns completed in just a few hours. He is active in various local computerized dental study groups and has helped instruct other dentists in the CEREC CAD/CAM technique. He is also skilled in placing and restoring implants.
Dr. Murphy is married with a daughter, Mackenzie, who he is proud to have joined him at the office. He enjoys nature photography that he shares throughout the office, as well as fishing, golf, barbecuing, and travel.
MEET THE DOCTORS
Mackenzie J. Murphy DDS
Dr. Mackenzie Murphy is a Bay Area native who grew up in her father’s dental office, knowing at a young age that she wanted to pursue a career in dentistry. She is grateful for the amazing mentorship from her father and strives to continue his legacy of providing patients with beautiful, healthy smiles using the most up-to-date technology and conservative approaches.
She graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology from Williams College in Massachusetts. There she was a First Team All-American softball pitcher and first baseman, as well as an Academic All-American and Female Scholar Athlete of the Year for her college.
Dr. Murphy was proud to follow in her father’s footsteps in attending University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, where she graduated with high honors, earning distinguished membership in the honor societies of Phi Kappa Phi, Omicron Kappa Upsilon, and Tau Kappa Omega. She was the recipient of the Drs. Wai Ming Chan and Ruby Yu Endowed Scholarship which is awarded to the senior student with the highest clinical GPA who is a member of the Academy of General Dentistry. She also received the William W.Y. Goon OKU Award for excellence in endodontology, interdisciplinary clinical sciences, and student scholarship.
Outside the dental office, Dr. Murphy enjoys travel, golf, softball, baking, reading, and, of course, rooting for the Giants, Warriors, and 49ers.
Our patients say
"Both Dr. Mark Murphy and Dr. Mackenzie Murphy are just wonderful and caring dentists and human beings. It’s always a pleasure to be treated by them, as well as, their hygienist, technician and front office staff."
"Best staff and services hands down. Friendly, gentle, providing excellent quality dental work. Our entire family have been patients here for years and will continue so for many more to come!"
"Dr. Mark Murphy and Dr. Mackenzie Murphy have both been fantastic. The staff is personable and helpful. My entire family has been seen at this practice and I've never had any complaints. Dr. Murphy just recently did some small fillings for me. He was caring and professional. He does amazing work and takes the time to really make sure everything feels comfortable before, during, and after the procedure. I highly recommend this office!!"
"Love going to see Dr Murphy and his crew. Really does good work, and treat you like family. Not just saying that., really really good people."
"Our family has been going to Dr. Murphy for 35 years and I've recommended him to many colleagues and friends. Dr. Murphy is amazing: professional, personable, and up-to-date on the latest technology. The entire staff, from the front office folks to the hygienists are attentive, thorough, and kind. The entire practice is a gem. I'll never go anywhere else!"
"World class dentistry. The doctors and the staff are all top notch. Friendly and caring. Great people!"