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Meet The Dentist

Dr. Richard D. Ruden maintains a full time private practice in South Jersey focusing on general, cosmetic, reconstructive, and implant dentistry. He received his dental degree from Farleigh Dickinson School of Dentistry in Hackensack, New Jersey in 1983. Dr. Ruden has extensive training in cosmetic and reconstructive dentistry with the use of the latest techniques including the Fotona Lightwalker Medical Dental Laser.

Dr. Ruden’s philosophy toward dental treatment is to educate patients about their dental condition so that they have the knowledge to decide from the treatment options available to them. His primary focus in his practice is patient comfort and painless dentistry.

Dr. Ruden is a member of the:

  • Philadelphia Top Rated Dentist
  • American Dental Association
  • New Jersey Dental Association
  • Southern Dental Society

Dr. Ruden’s commitment to dentistry has earned him the distinction of becoming listed in the Guide to America’s Top Dentists by the Consumers’ Research Council of America from 2003-present. Dr. Ruden continues to strive for dental excellence by taking extensive continuing education in esthetics, implant placement and restoration, endodontics, laser dentistry, and cosmetic laser enhancement.

Outside of work, Richard Ruden enjoys spending time with his wife, Wendy, and their son, Jacob, married to Sarah, is presently attending Vanderbilt University working toward his Ph.D in neuroscience, while Sarah is an English as a second language  teacher.  Richard is an avid sports fan, both participating in and watching sports. He also enjoys relaxing at the Jersey Shore