Dr. Sonia Barbosa-Ruiz, DMD

Dr. Sonia Barbosa-Ruiz, DMD

Dentistry  ·  
Dr. Sonia Barbosa-Ruiz, DMD is a dentistry practitioner in Drexel Hill, PA. She practices dentistry.Read her story

4130 Bloomfield Ave

Drexel Hill, PA 19026

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  • Aetna
  • Ameritas
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • CompBenefits Corp.
  • Delta Dental
  • Dental Network of America
  • DenteMax
  • Guardian
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Dr. Barbosa-Ruiz's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Barbosa-Ruiz "Dr. Barbosa-Ruiz was born and raised in Bogota Colombia area. She attended Colombia Dental School in Bogota Colombia where she earned her DDS. She moved to the United States and in 1991 received her Preceptorship in Periodontics at the University of Texas in Houston. This program enhances the preceptor’s knowledge necessary for evaluation and treatment of patients with periodontal diseases and implant needs. She was a clinical instructor for both the University of Texas Dental Branch and the University of Pennsylvania School of Dentistry. She continued her education at the University of Pennsylvania Dental School in Philadelphia earning her DMD in 1994. She has remained in the Philadelphia area establishing her private practice in Drexel Hill in 1998. She is fluent in both English and Spanish.Dr. Barbosa-Ruiz feels great personal satisfaction in being able to help her patients achieve optimal dental health and a beautiful smile. She takes very seriously the trust her patients place in her abilities. And her goal is that every patient has a positive, comfortable dental experience.Dr. Barbosa-Ruiz is very happily married to Dr. Cesar Ruiz. They have two beautiful children, a daughter, Olga, 26 and a son, Carlos, 19. She enjoys reading, traveling, and trying new cuisine. Exercise and healthy eating are a part of her daily routine."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Barbosa-Ruiz " Welcome to Bloomfield Avenue Dental Associates where Dr. Sonia Barbosa-Ruiz, Dr. Suzanne Ahnquist, Dr. Philip Shin and Dr. Joseph Costa and our experienced team are committed to excellence in compassionate and gentle dental care. At our comprehensive practice we specialize in preventative, restorative, cosmetic and holistic dentistry. It is extremely important to maintain a healthy mouth and it is always our goal to preserve your natural teeth but when that is not possible, we now have many options to create a functional and beautiful mouth once again. A white, bright beautiful smile is now accessible to anyone, as our team has the skill, experience and knowledge to create it for you."

1  Practice Areas

  • Dentistry

91  Conditions Treated

  • Abscess
  • Ankylosis
  • Ankylosis of Tooth
  • Bad Taste in Mouth
  • Black Hairy Tongue
  • Bleeding Gums
  • Bonding Disorders
  • Bone Loss
  • Broken Tooth
  • Burning Mouth Syndrome
  • Cancer of Floor of Mouth
  • Canker Sore
  • Cavity
  • Chipped Tooth
  • Chronic Periodontitis
  • Cleft Lip
  • Cleft Lip and Palate
  • Cleft Palate
  • Clefting - Ectropion - Conical Teeth
  • Clicking of Temporomandibular Joint
  • Cold Sore
  • Cosmetic Conditions
  • Cosmetic Peridontal Problems
  • Cracked Tooth
  • Craniofacial Disorders
  • Crooked Teeth
  • Dental Crowding
  • Dental Disorders
  • Dental Injury
  • Dental Tissue Neoplasm
  • Dry Mouth
  • Dry Tooth Socket
  • Excessive Tooth Wear
  • Facial Pain
  • Fibroma
  • Gaps Between Teeth
  • Geographic Tongue
  • Gingival Fibromatosis
  • Gingivitis
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • Gummy Smile (Oversized Gingiva)
  • Halitosis
  • Hypodontia
  • Jaw Bone Tissue Deterioration
  • Jaw Irregularities
  • Jaw Misalignment Leading to TMJ
  • Jaw Sprain
  • Loose Teeth
  • Malocclusion (Bad Bite)
  • Misaligned Teeth
  • Misshapen Teeth
  • Mouth Conditions
  • Mouth Lesions
  • Mouth Ulcer
  • Oral and-or Facial Athletic Injury
  • Oral Infection
  • Oral Motor Problems
  • Orofacial Pain
  • Palate Cancer
  • Periodontitis
  • Plaque
  • Postoperative Pain
  • Receding Gums
  • Salivary Duct Stones
  • Sensitive Teeth
  • Soft Tissue Infection
  • Stained Teeth
  • Swollen Gums
  • Tartar Buildup
  • Teething
  • Tempormandibular Joint Pain
  • Tender Gums
  • Thumb Sucking
  • TMJ
  • Tongue Conditions
  • Tooth Abnormalities as Seen in Diabetes
  • Tooth Abrasion
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Attrition
  • Tooth Avulsion
  • Tooth Damage
  • Tooth Decay
  • Tooth Decay Caused by Acid Attack
  • Tooth Demineralization
  • Tooth Discoloration
  • Tooth Displacement
  • Tooth Loss
  • Tooth Malformation
  • Toothache
  • Traumatic Dental Injuries
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54  Procedures

  • Amalgam Dental Fillings
  • Athletic Mouthguards
  • Bone Grafting
  • Conscious Sedation
  • Cosmetic Procedure
  • Dental Bonding
  • Dental Bridge
  • Dental Cleaning
  • Dental Crown
  • Dental Examination
  • Dental Filling
  • Dental Gum Flap Surgery
  • Dental Hygiene Services
  • Dental Implant
  • Dental Inlays
  • Dental Onlay
  • Dental Procedure
  • Dental Prophylaxis
  • Dental Restoration
  • Dental Sealant
  • Dental Veneer
  • Dental X-Ray
  • Dentures
  • Digital X-Ray (CDR)
  • Endodontic Treatment
  • Fluoride Varnish
  • Frenectomy
  • Full Mouth Rehabilitation
  • Gum Disease Treatment
  • Gum Graft Surgery
  • Implant-Supported Dentures
  • Laser Assisted Periodontal Therapy
  • Lesion Removal
  • Mouthguards
  • Nitrous Oxide Administration
  • Nitrous Oxide Sedation
  • Oral Conscious Sedation
  • Oral Sedation
  • Oral Soft Tissue Assessment
  • Pediatric Dental Exam
  • Physical Examination
  • Pocket Depth Measurement
  • Porcelain Dental Inlays
  • Porcelain Dental Onlays
  • Porcelain Fixed Bridges
  • Preseason Dental Exam
  • Root Canal
  • Rotary Endodontics
  • Special Needs Patients-General Care
  • Teeth Extraction
  • Teeth Polishing
  • Teeth Scaling
  • Teeth Whitening
  • Traumatic Dental Injury Treatment
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  • University of Texas / Dental Branch/ preseptorship in Periodontics
    Other Education | Completed 1991

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • French
  • Spanish

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What People Say About Dr. Sonia Barbosa-Ruiz, DMD
Grateful for the care and service of Dr. Barbosa-Ruiz! Definitely recommend.
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Kyle in Philadelphia, PA – Jun 18, 2017
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Love going here. Very clean and comfortable. Wonderful staff who are nice and friendly.
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Robyne in Drexel Hill, PA – Jun 01, 2017
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Always pleasant, incredibly competent. Would never consider going to anyone else.
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Karl in Drexel Hill, PA – May 17, 2017
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Always a positive experience. Communication is awesome. Reminders can be sent by email, phone, and/or text. Little to no wait time. Knowledgeable support staff and always top notch care!
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Patti Watts in Drexel Hill, PA – Dec 09, 2016
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Excellent care and convenient facility.
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Bob D in Newtown Square, PA – Sep 23, 2016
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