Dr. Ruiwen Ma started her dentistry journey in China, where she completed her first round of dental school and prosthodontic residency. She earned her bachelor’s degree in dentistry and master’s degree in dentistry at Shandong University (China), and her Master of Science Degree in craniofacial molecular biology at Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of the University of Southern California. She was devoted to analyzing the best material combinations and then enamel regeneration research.
Even though dental research is fascinating, Dr. Ma is more passionate about achieving immediate pain relief and cosmetic improvement for her patients. She advanced her education and skills further at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, the top dental school in the U.S. Dr. Ma then spent numerous continuing education hours on minimally invasive dental extractions, implant placement and restoration, All-on-4 procedures, detail-oriented root canal treatment, conventional braces and Invisalign, conventional and prepless veneers, crowns, and bridges; removable partial and dentures; full mouth habitation; sleep apnea; minimal sedation; digital dentistry, etc.
When Dr. Ma is not busy with patients, she is mostly working with dental technicians to achieve the best results for her patients or updating herself on the latest dental technology. Besides, Dr. Ma has been part of Medical/Dental Mission Trip to Eagle Pass, Christian Medical & Dental Associations, and Seattle Union Gospel Mission Dental Clinic.
After going through ups and downs in life, Dr. Ma understands that every patient has a unique dental condition, personal preference, and final goals, so she is there to provide you with the personalized plans and alternatives to fit your individual needs. Dr. Ma is proficient in all aspects of dentistry. She is also supported with several dental specialists who Dr. Ma will refer her patients to, without hesitation, if they could have a better outcome with her colleagues.