Dr. Ruth Edmonds, DDS

Dr. Ruth Edmonds, DDS

Orthodontics  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 47
Dr. Ruth Edmonds, DDS is an orthodontics practitioner in Nashville, TN. She graduated from University Of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis and practices orthodontics and orthodontics & dentofacial orthopedics.Read her story

1704 Charlotte Ave Ste 100

Nashville, TN 37203

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ameritas
  • Assurant Health
  • Delta Dental
  • Dental Network of America
  • DenteMax
  • EmblemHealth
  • Guardian
  • MetLife
  • 4 More

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This content was provided by Dr. Edmonds "Dr. Ruth Ross Edmonds began her studies at Vanderbilt University where she obtained her Bachelor of Science in psychology with a pre-dental minor. After completing her undergraduate work, she enrolled at Meharry Medical College, School of Dentistry, to earn her Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) with top honors in the fields of pathology, physiology and microbiology, as well as the Alpha Omega Award for highest GPA. Dr. Ruth continued her studies at the University of Tennessee in Memphis where she completed her graduate training in Orthodontics. Upon graduation, Dr. Ruth set up her private practice, Braces by Dr. Ruth, in the heart of downtown Nashville. Dr. Ruth Edmonds served as assistant professor and course coordinator in the Department of Orthodontics at Meharry Medical College from 2002 to 2011. Always eager to expand her knowledge of new technology and trends in the field, she regularly attends seminars to consistently build on her foundation in orthodontic treatments. As a leader in the orthodontic field, Dr. Ruth has been asked to lecture at the Capital City Dental Society as well as the Pan-Tennessee Dental Society with her research published in the American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics. In 2008, Dr. Ruth graduated from the ADA Institute for Diversity in Leadership and received the National Dental Association Convention Chairperson Award and the Capital City Dental Society Committee Chairman Award."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Edmonds "Exceptional orthodontic care from compassionate professionals in joyful, fun environment."

2  Practice Areas

  • Orthodontics
  • Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics

2  Conditions Treated

  • Misaligned Teeth
  • Orthodontic Disorders

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Vanderbilt University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University Of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis
    Residency Hospital | Completed

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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