Dr.Katharine A. Murphy-Brown
Dr. Murphy-Brown received her Doctorate of Medical Dentistry in 2006 from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine located in Boston, MA. She was the recipient of the Eleanor J. Bushee Senior Student Award for Academic Excellence and Outstanding Leadership. Following graduation, Dr. Murphy-Brown joined a general dentistry practice in the greater Boston area as an associate. She was awarded Associate of the Year in 2007 and was asked to become a partner. In addition to starting a new practice in South Boston, Massachusetts, Dr. Murphy-Brown enjoyed teaching third and fourth year dental students on the clinic floor at Tufts Dental School. In 2009, Dr. Murphy-Brown decided to return home to Michigan to be closer to family. She practiced as an associate dentist in the Troy area before joining this family and cosmetic dental practice in 2010.
In 2010, Dr. Murphy-Brown completed the Synergy Training Program for Implant Dentistry. She attends several continuing education programs and conferences throughout the year, including an implant study club. Dr. Murphy-Brown believes that the dentist and patient should work as a team to achieve the esthetic and functional results necessary for a happy and healthy smile. Dental education and proper communication are the keys to that success. Prior to attending dental school, Dr. Murphy-Brown received her B.A. from Albion College where she played volleyball for four years. She grew up in Port Huron, Michigan. She now lives in Lake Orion with her husband and their three children. In her free time she enjoys water skiing, downhill skiing, photography, gardening, traveling, and enjoying her time with family and friends.
Dr. Murphy-Brown has received HOUR Top Dentist Recognition 2012 through 2023, Top Doc Recognition 2019, Best of West Bloomfield for Cosmetic Dentistry 2019-2022, Women in Medicine Top Dentist of 2020 and recognized by The Leading Physicians of the World for 2020.
Dr. Fox received her Doctorate of Dental Surgery from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry. During her time at UDM, Dr. Fox was honored with the Academy of General Dentistry Award for her clinical skills and dedication to comprehensive patient care. She also received the School of Dentistry Pediatric Award of Excellence, highlighting her ability to create a comfortable and positive experience for young patients.
Dr. Fox’s journey in dentistry began after receiving her B.S. in Human Biology at Michigan State University. Her in-depth understanding of human biology allows her to approach dentistry holistically, considering the overall health and well-being of her patients.
Outside of dentistry, Dr. Fox has a range of interests and hobbies. She enjoys photography, playing the piano, and baking. She also loves to golf, travel, hike, and garden. She and her husband have chosen to build their lives in the metro Detroit area, embracing a family-oriented lifestyle.
Dr. Fox’s warm and caring nature, coupled with her dental expertise, makes her an excellent choice for your oral health needs. She is dedicated to providing comprehensive, personalized care, and believes in educating her patients about their dental health, empowering them to make informed decisions.