Ryan Richards, DDS
Bergen County Oral Surgeon in River Vale
Dr. Ryan Richards grew up in rural upstate New York where academics and athletics were a major part of his adolescence. He was a three-sport athlete and captain of his high school football and baseball team. He attended St. John Fisher College in Rochester, NY where he received a bachelor’s in mathematics and physics and went on to receive his dental education at NYU College of Dentistry. He then completed his rigorous four-year residency in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery at St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center in Paterson, NJ and the VA Medical Center in East Orange, where he served as Chief Resident during his final year. Dr. Richards then completed a highly sought after 1-year CODA-accredited fellowship in Facial Cosmetic Surgery with Dr. Manolis Manolakakis at Advanced Facial Surgery in New York City and New Jersey. During that time, he completed over 200 cosmetic and reconstructive procedures.
Dr. Richards is highly trained in all aspects of oral and maxillofacial surgery. He understands the apprehension associated with oral surgery and his ultimate priority is to put his patients at ease and ensuring their complete comfort. He looks forward to working with the team to provide his patients the best possible oral surgery experience.
Dr. Richards is an avid fan of New York professional sports (NY Yankees, Knicks, and Giants) and in his spare time enjoys watching them. He also enjoys golfing and snowboarding.