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Oral Surgeons of Mynsberge & Ruggles Oral Surgery

Dr. Mynsberge’s Bio Dr. Ruggles’s Bio

Dr. Mynsberge and Dr. Ruggles are fortunate to know each other as both friends and colleagues.  Having trained together at both the University of the Pacific School of Dentistry for their dental training and Indiana University School of Dentistry for their specialty training, they share a unique and advanced set of skills, knowledge, and expertise.  Most importantly though, they practice a mutual philosophy of patient-centered care framed by friendliness, positivity, and enthusiasm.  Their goal is to provide each and every patient with the most advanced surgical care in a personal and gentle way to make the experience positive and easy.

During their time at University of the Pacific School of Dentistry, Drs. Mynsberge and Ruggles each achieved high honors, received multiple academic and clinical awards, and were inducted into both the prestigious OKU and TKO honor societies. After completion of dental school, they both went on to their rigorous four year Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Residency at Indiana University, one of the largest and most well-renowned teaching institutions and medical centers in the nation. During this residency, Drs. Mynsberge and Ruggles received extensive full scope office and hospital based oral and maxillofacial surgical training, as well as comprehensive adult and pediatric anesthesia training at several large hospitals, including Riley Children’s Hospital, one of the top ranked pediatric hospitals in the nation. As a reflection of their dedication to the knowledge of their specialty, Dr. Mynsberge and Dr. Ruggles both received the honor of the highest academic achievement on the national Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery In-Service Training Exam (OMSITE) during their chief year in residency.

Currently, Dr. Mynsberge and Dr. Ruggles are respected members of the following professional organizations:

  • American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (ABOMS)
  • American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS)
  • California Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (CALAOMS)
  • Marin County Dental Society (MCDS)
  • American Dental Association (ADA)
  • California Dental Association (CDA)
  • American Dental Society of Anesthesiology (ADSA)
  • California Dental Society of Anesthesiology (CDSA)