– Mary K.
“Such a friendly environment!”
Such a friendly environment! I’ve never liked going to the dentist until I started going here a few years ago – everyone is so welcoming and pleasant I actually look forward to seeing them! I’ve recommended them to several friends and family members and will continue to do so 🙂
– Alicia C.
“Dr. Ruyak is great!”
Friendly staff, everyone makes you feel comfortable. Best dentist I’ve ever been to, Dr. Ruyak is great!
– Megan L.
Dr. Robert B. Ruyak is pleased to be able to offer beautiful smiles to his neighbors in Bethlehem and the surrounding communities.
Dr. Ruyak earned his dental degree from the Temple University School of Dentistry after earning his bachelor’s degree from Temple University. He is a member of the American Dental Association, Pennsylvania Dental Association, and Lehigh Valley Dental Society.
Dr. Ruyak has taken numerous postgraduate education courses, specifically selecting courses focusing on reconstructive dentistry. His most recent training in dental implant restoration allows him to offer his patients with missing teeth a return to full function and a beautiful smile. Dr. Ruyak’s commitment to lifelong education means he is constantly evaluating emerging dental methods and technologies in order to provide his patients with the best results in the least invasive manner with a high emphasis on comfort. This commitment ensures the highest level of care, both today and tomorrow.
Dr. Ruyak is an active participant in the community, serving on the Emergency Response Team for the city of Bethlehem. He and his wife Jennie are very proud of their two adult children, Allison and Brien. In his spare time, Dr. Ruyak enjoys travel, running, and golf.
We can’t wait to meet you! Give us a call today at (610) 861-0777 for a personal consultation to discuss how Dr. Ruyak can work with you to achieve your healthiest smile.
Cosmetic dentistry is a rapidly emerging field of dentistry. In cosmetic dentistry, the emphasis is on improving the patient’s smile through changing the appearance of the teeth and mouth. Many people view cosmetic dental practices as being elective treatments – as opposed to necessary dental treatments – but having a beautiful, engaging smile and feeling secure in one’s appearance can make people feel better about themselves and lead to a fuller, happier life.
You may have many choices when you’re seeking out a cosmetic dentist in Bethlehem. Your teeth and your smile should only be placed in reliable, skilled, and experienced hands. Search for a cosmetic dentist with years of experience, who believes in continuing education in their field, and who is able to provide referrals from previous patients who have undergone cosmetic dental procedures.
General dentistry is a branch of medicine focused on all aspects of oral health. A general dentist combines preventative care, patient education with expert information, and technical know-how to keep a patient’s mouth, gums, teeth, and jaws healthy throughout their lives. Dentists will diagnose diseases and disorders, identify conditions that may adversely affect oral health, and work with a patient to create an effective treatment plan to keep a patient’s smile healthy.
A family dentist provides general dental services to children and families, including routine dental examinations and cleanings, a wide range of dental treatments, and works to correct any potential issues.
Crowns/caps are used to restore broken or cracked. The new metal free crowns eliminate the ugly black line you may have seen in the gum line on older crowns. Now with the evolution of all-ceramic materials and their higher esthetic qualities, dental patients have options. Dr. Ruyak uses only metal free crowns as part of his practice ensuring the patient’s a winning smile.
Implant are a Titanium rods that are placed into the bone where the patient has lost a tooth. They can then be built on the with a crown to restore the patient to his or hers teeth to their original smile.
Dr. Ruyak along with a specialist we have partnered with evaluate the existing teeth and bone before recommending implants. Implants are placed in the space of missing or lost teeth. Typically the implant is places and approximately 3 months later the crown can be placed
Arestin is made of microspheres – tiny antibiotic-filled particle that stick to tissue all the way down the base of the infected pocket. Arestin is used on patients who are diagnosed with adult periodontitis and also those who require scaling and root planing as part of their dental care. Arestin may be used may be used as part of an overall oral health program that includes good brushing and flossing habits.
Bonding is a popular method to enhance the aesthetics of your smile. Bonding can be used to correct cracks or gaps in teeth, as a filling after a cavity has been removed, or to cover up stains or discolored teeth. A composite resin is used on the affected tooth or teeth. It is molded and sculpted over an adhesive gel that is placed on the tooth. After the resin has been applied an, LED light is used to harden the resin, which is then polished to give you a fresh, new smile.
Bonding is an obvious improvement over unsightly silver amalgam fillings. With the advancements in dental technology, bonding usually lasts for over 10 years. It is a safe, affordable, and attractive solution for many dental problems.
Lasting Smiles of Bethlehem
We are located on Brodhead Road and a short drive from Route 22.
2299 Brodhead Rd, Suite K Bethlehem, PA 18020
Phone: (610) 861-0777
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