About Your Dentist – Bayberry Dental

About Your Dentist

Jose Ruiz, DMD

My Mission

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.


University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Bachelor of Science in Community Health Urbana, IL

University of Illinois at Chicago, Doctorate of Dental Medicine Chicago, IL

Life & Hobbies

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

Nadine Jean-Baptiste, DMD

No one can take your smile away when dental decay is miles away.

My Mission

Dr. Jean-Baptiste's mission in dentistry is to treat patients with compassion, as well as educate patients on the importance of maintaining their oral health. A healthy smile is powerful, and it says a lot about a person. Dr. Jean-Baptiste wants her patients to feel confident about putting their best smiles forward.


University of South Florida, Bachelor of Science in Biology Tampa, FL

LECOM School of Dental Medicine, Doctorate of Dental Medicine Bradenton, FL

Professional Memberships

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

Life & Hobbies

When she isn't practicing dentistry, Dr. Jean-Baptiste enjoys staying physically active and fit, whether it be playing soccer, going to the gym, or participating in fitness competitions. She also loves cooking, painting, and spending quality time with her family, friends, and dog.