Meet Dr. Ruben Mendez


Dr. Ruben Mendez understands the importance of preventative and restorative dental care. It’s his own heritage and history that developed a passion for dentistry and a desire to truly help people.

Born in Cuba, Dr. Mendez completed dental school at the University of Medical Sciences of Havana, located in Havana, in 1980. He later returned to continue his dental education and better serve his patients, earning an advanced oral surgery degree in 1993.

Eventually, Dr. Mendez relocated to the United States where he furthered his dental studies at the Loma Linda University, in California. After graduating in 2003, he passed the Dental Board of California and opened his own practice, located in Fontana.

Today, he’s happy to use his love of dentistry to bring the best of dental health to patients in the greater Cathedral City area. Dr. Mendez first opened his doors in 2010 and has been improving smiles ever since.

To provide top-quality dental care, Dr. Mendez continues to grow his dental knowledge with ongoing education credit courses in oral surgery and prosthodontics. He’s also proud to be part of the…

  • American Dental Association (ADA)
  • Dental Insurance Company (TDIC)
  • California Dental Association (CDA)
  • Pacific Dental Services (PDS)

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Get to know Dr. Mendez, and find out why our patients love us, by contacting our office and making an appointment. We even offer evening appointments so you don’t have to miss work or school to have a great smile! Schedule your appointment at our Cathedral City office, today.
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