Dr. Daniel R. Murphy is a periodontist at Capital City Periodontics & Oral Implantology. He graduated with a B.A. from The University of Texas in 2000. He obtained his Doctorate of Dental Medicine from Southern Illinois University School of Dental Medicine in 2005. During his years as a dental student, Dr. Murphy was involved with several graduate research projects on the subject of occlusion. In 2008, Dr. Murphy received a Certificate in Periodontics as well as a Masters of Science degree from Saint Louis University based on his research of dental laser surgery. Dr. Murphy was elevated to Diplomate status with the American Board of Periodontology in 2008 – an achievement reserved only for an elite group of periodontists nationwide.