If you are looking for a local hometown dental practice, look no further than Bayberry Dental, located at 16228 Bayberry Glen Dr. in Lithia.

Dr. Nadine Jean-Baptiste, DMD and Dr. Joseph Ruiz, DMD will take care of all your dental needs providing excellent service and quality care.

This hometown dental practice specializes in comprehensive dentistry for the entire family. A full range of dental services including general dentistry, pediatric dentistry, Invisalign, whitening and emergency care are offered to meet individual needs and preferences of each patient.

From routine cleanings, to complete smile makeovers, the latest dental techniques are utilized giving patients the most up-to-date service.

Dr. Jean-Baptiste’s mission in dentistry is to treat patients with compassion, as well as to educate patients on the importance of maintaining oral health. She received a Doctorate of Dental Medicine at LECOM School of Dental Medicine in Bradenton.

Dr. Jean-Baptiste is an active member of the Florida Academy of General Dentistry, American Dental Association, and Florida Dental Association.

When she isn’t practicing, she enjoys staying physically active and fit. She also loves cooking, painting, and spending quality time with her family, friends and dog.

Dr. Ruiz’s mission is to provide patients with the information and tools they need to prevent systemic disease and maintain optimal oral health while delivering high-quality, comprehensive dental care to the entire community.

He said, “At Bayberry Dental, it is our mission to provide comprehensive lifetime dental care to our community.”

He received a Doctorate of Dental Medicine from the University of Illinois at Chicago.

When he isn’t practicing dentistry, Dr. Ruiz enjoys exploring new restaurants, playing and watching sports, volunteering in the community and spending quality time with his wife and dog.

The hours at Bayberry Dental are Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Tuesday 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

To make an appointment, call 324-7870. Visit www.bayberrydental.com.