About Our Dentists


Welcome to our Website!

Hello we are Steven R. Chew, DDS and Paul R. Murray, DDS and we are dentists in Tustin, California.

A little bit about each of us in on this page.  We hope you will use this information to evaluate us and to know a little more about us.  Many of you are already our patients and will be visiting this page for you enjoyment.  Others of you are looking for a dentist that you can trust and that is skilled and proficient at their profession.  Either way we hope this will help you to know us a little bit better.


Steven R. Chew, DDS

Dr. Chew was born in Long Beach, California and raised in Seal Beach.  A graduate of Huntington Beach High School, 1959, Pomona College, 1963, graduate work USC 1964, Dental School UCLA, 1968, the US Navy, assigned to US Marine Corps, 1968-1970.  Opened office in Tustin in 1971. Wife: Leslie Chew Sons: Steven Chew, age 40, artist, clothing manufacturer, graphic artist, surfer.  Robert, age 18, water polo player, student, piano player.

Steven R. Chew, DDS is a member of:  Orange County Dental Association, California Dental Association, American Dental Association, a director and a member of the Newport Harbor Academy of Dentistry, Pierre Fauchard Academy, a member and a  Fellow of the  Academy of General Dentistry.  Dr. Chew has been a practicing dentist in the same location since 1971.  His current goal is to practice there for 5 more years and then begin to travel while working part time in the same location with his partner Dr. Paul Murray. Dr. Murray began practicing with Dr. Chew in 1991 as a dental hygienist.  After 10 years, Dr. Murray returned to dental school at Boston University and graduated in 2005 and began practicing with Dr. Chew. 



Paul R. Murray, D.M.D.

Dr. Murray was born in Bellflower, CA. and was raised in Cerritos, CA.  A graduate of Cerritos High School.  Dr. Murray attended Cerritos College, School of Dental Hygiene graduating in 1990 as an honor student. Dr. Murray studied biology and pre-dental education at California State University, Long Beach and in 2001 entered Boston University, School of Dental Medicine where he completed his dental education in 2005.  Dr. Murray is a member of the Newport Harbor Dental Academy and continues to practice in Tustin, CA..  Dr. Murray is married to Lisa Murray and they live in Tustin with their first child Bryana Murray.

Excellence in dentistry begins with a careful co-diagnosis and treatment plan to establish the goals we will achieve together. Communication and long-term relationships are important to us. Let us know what is on your mind and ask questions. We will help you realize an investment in yourself pays dividends for a lifetime. We are caring, skilled professionals, dedicated to simplifying what is often a very complicated and confusing area of health care. We want all our patients to be informed and knowledgeable about their dental health care, from treatment plans and services, to insurance coverage.

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