Christine Ruiz

Meet Christine Ruiz, Hygienist in Goodyear

Education & Credentials


Fortis College; Phoenix, AZ


CPR, BLS, laser, local anesthesia


I obtained my degree in dental hygiene to pursue my passion to clinically treat and educate my patients on the importance of oral health. My goal is to provide you with the best oral hygiene care possible and together we can achieve the smile you dream of.


Christine is from Gallup, NM, and has been in Arizona since 1985. She has two daughters, Andi and Erica, and a four-year-old grandson named Jacob. She also has two cats, Chewy and Psychopath. Christine enjoys time at home designing, decorating, and gardening. She spends most of her time with her grandson and loves to travel anywhere.


Honors graduate, deans list, raised a family

Professional Associations

American Dental Hygienists Association, Central Arizona Dental Hygienists Society

Volunteer/Service Experience

Central Arizona Dental Society Mission of Mercy, Arizona School of Dentistry oral health special needs clinic, St. Vincent de Paul dental clinic, McDowell Healthcare Center HIV clinic


Christines favorite foods are red chili cheese enchiladas, pork posole, and anything chocolate for dessert. Her favorite movies are those based on actual historical events, such as Tombstone, Troy, and Dances with Wolves. Her favorite vacation spot, so far, is Disneyland.

Find Christine Ruiz in Goodyear, AZ

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