Spend just a few minutes with Dubuque dentist Dr. Ted Murray, and you immediately sense his commitment to his patients, his practice and his community. A native of Dubuque, Iowa, Dr. Murray treats each patient with the utmost care, utilizing advanced training, cutting-edge techniques, and quality dental materials.
Dr. Murray is an AACD-accredited dentist. Dentists attempting to achieve AACD (American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry) accreditation must undergo a stringent three-part process, consisting of a written examination, submission of clinical cases for evaluation and an oral examination.
AACD accreditation is a revered accomplishment achieved by only 266 dentists worldwide. Dr. Murray is the only Dubuque dentist offering this elite accreditation, and one of only two Iowa dentists. He has helped many patients acheive the beautiful smiles of their dreams using his advanced training and attention to every cosmetic detail.
A graduate of The Pankey Institute, Dr. Murray graduated from the University of Iowa College of Dentistry in 1978 and began his practice following a Dental Residency at the Iowa City Veterans Hospital. He then earned a Fellowship with the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) in 1983, and the prestigious AGD Mastership in 1995.
Dr. Murray also completed the postgraduate Esthetic program at University of Minnesota, earning a certificate in Aesthetic and Contemporary Restorative Dentistry. He is past president of both the Dubuque District and Dubuque County Dental Societies. He has served on the AACD Nominating and Leadership Development Committee for several years, and is currently on his second term. Dr. Murray was also slected to be an AACD Accrediation Examiner and has served on this committee examining cases for member dentists working towards AACD accreditation. He has volunteered with the Iowa Mission of Mercy, a large event that provides free dental care to those in need.
Ted and Carol Murray enjoy the outdoors with daughters Kristen, Jenny, Alexia, son-in laws Tim, Jef, Ryan and grandchildren Brielle, John, Ted, Clara and their California granddaughters Shyla and Sierra. Dr. Murray also enjoys boating and fishing on the Missisippi, trapshooting, and woodworking.
If first-class care, advanced techniques and superior training are qualities you look for in a dentist, you can trust the health and beauty of your smile to Dr. Ted Murray at Exceptional Dentistry in Dubuque, Iowa. Please contact us online or call 563-556-2711 to schedule your consultation.