Dr. Jonathan Rucker, DDS

Orthodontics  |  
Male  |  
Age 35
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Jonathan Rucker, DDS
As a specialist in orthodontics, I love witnessing the physical and mental transformation that patients experience through the process of orthodontic treatment. It always amazes me to see how straight teeth can truly change peoples lives and I feel privileged to take part in that process. At Rucker Orthodontics, we know that braces mean more than straight teeth. I look forward to helping you obtain a healthy, attractive, and confident smile.

31560 Rancho Pueblo Rd Ste 201

Temecula, CA 92592

Contact Information
Dr. Jonathan Rucker, DDS

Dr. Jonathan Rucker, DDS

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Delta Dental
  • Guardian
  • MetLife
  • United Concordia

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Rucker

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Rucker "Welcome to Rucker Orthodontics! Temecula braces. Located at 31560 Rancho Pueblo Rd, Suite 201 in Temecula, California 92592, Dr. Rucker is an orthodontist in Temecula, CA. He and his incredible team are dedicated to providing children, teens, and adults with Temecula's most affordable, advanced orthodontic care. We offer a pleasant, accommodating environment that encourages open patient communication and pro-activity. We ensure that our patients feel relaxed and confident about placing their care in our hands. We don't just create striking smiles; we provide encompassing experiences you can positively look back on and ensure that you will face your future smiling with confidence.  

Rucker Orthodontics is a cutting-edge orthodontic specialty office providing families with exceptional experiences and stunning smiles. We aim to provide the Temecula area with affordable, sought after orthodontic treatment that is both technologically superior and geographically scarce. We are the area's only office offering the increasingly preferred Damon System; a minimally invasive system providing superior comfort and esthetics. Our ultimate goal is to craft confident smiles in a friendly and positive environment designed to educate, encourage, and inspire our patients to face their future smiling with confidence.  

Temecula orthodontist Dr. Rucker is a certified specialist in orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics with over two years of specialty training in addition to dental school. He enjoys taking part in the physical and mental transformation that patients experience during orthodontic treatment. Dr. Rucker earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Brigham Young University-Hawaii and his Doctor of Dental Surgery from the Medical College of Virginia. His Master of Science in Dentistry and Certificate in Orthodontics is from the the Saint Louis University School of Orthodontics; widely recognized as one of world's top programs. These forward-thinking programs have equipped Dr. Rucker with the knowledge and ability to offer the most progressive orthodontic treatment in Temecula. Today he is affiliated with many professional organizations including the American Dental Association, the American Association of Orthodontists, as well as the Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists. 

Dr. Rucker offers first time patients acomplimentary orthodontic exam and consultation. He will make specific recommendations concerning the timing and type of orthodontic treatment that may be necessary. He will also address any questions or concerns that you may have to ensure you or your child receives the best care possible.  

Do you have crooked teeth, and want to improve and straighten your smile? Rucker Orthodontics is currently accepting new patients! We'll make sure your smile is always straight, beautiful and confident.

To schedule an appointment for yourself or a family member, call 951-302-0685 or visit us on the web at ruckerorthodontics

For additional information, please visit us on Facebook and see what others are saying about us on Google and Yelp!"


Read More

Practice Areas

  • Orthodontics

Conditions Treated

  • Dental Crowding
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Malocclusion - Short Stature Syndrome
  • Misaligned Teeth
  • Overbite
  • Thumb Sucking
  • Tooth Abrasion
  • Tooth Attrition
  • Tooth Discoloration
  • Underbite


  • Ceramic Dental Braces
  • Clear Dental Braces
  • Dental Brace
  • Invisalign®
  • Invisible Dental Braces
  • Lingual Dental Braces
  • Metal Dental Braces
  • Non-Surgical Bite Correction
  • Orthognathic Surgery
  • Removable Appliances
  • Retainers
  • Teeth Whitening

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Brigham Young University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2006
  • Virginia Commonwealth University / Medical College Of Virginia School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2010
  • Saint Louis University Center For Advance Dental Education
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2012
  • St. Louis Cleft-Craniofacial Center At Cardinal Glennon
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2012

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Rucker has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Rucker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Rucker does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Rucker and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Rucker's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rucker to family and friends
based on 8 total reviews (4 with comments)
Dr. Rucker Says:

Thank you for providing feedback about our orthodontic services.  We value your opinion and  are committed to continuously improve our patient's experience in our office.  If you have any questions or concerns please reach out to our office directly.  

Dr. Rucker's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (4)
in Murrieta, CA |
Streamline process, we were in for a consult and 1 week later my son got his braces on. The office and procedures seem more high tech and the people are friendly. We switched from another orthodontist and I think we made the right decision.
Temecula, CA |
We are new patients, but we are extremely impressed with Dr. Rucker and all his staff.
Temecula, CA |
Our daughter is getting braces today! The staff here is amazing. I can tell they truly care about their patients and ensure you are completely comfortable with the treatment and plan and payment options. I wish I could give more than five stars!
Temecula, CA |
Dr. Rucker is one of the best orthodontists I know. His staff is amazing and his office shows his attention to detail in giving the best service and care. His results are even better! First choice hands down! Thank you!!!
Have you seen Dr. Jonathan Rucker, DDS?
Are you Dr. Rucker?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Visit Dr. Rucker

Now Accepting New Patients
This provider offers the following appointment availability:
Same Day
Next Day
Dr. Rucker accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Delta Dental
    Delta Dental PPO
  • Guardian
  • MetLife
    MetLife PDP
  • United Concordia

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.