Ruth is our registered dental hygienist. Ruth is originally from Eugene, OR but moved to Byron, MN almost 30 years ago when she married her husband Paul. They have 4 kids, 3 of which currently attend the University of Minnesota. Go Gophers! Ruth has been a hygienist for 28 years, and has just recently joined Dr. Emily’s office. In her spare time, Ruth enjoys reading, traveling, going to concerts, tending to her flowers, and visiting her kids at college. She will never pass up an invitation for coffee or a fun night out. Ruth loves chatting with her patients about their oral health but also loves forming connections with them as she gets to see them several times a year.