About Your Dentist
Vernon Barruga, DDS
Dr. Vernon Barruga has been shaping his patients’ smiles for the past 18 years.
Dr. Barruga graduated from Loma Linda University in 1990 and has dedicated his career to further educating himself with the best and the newest of techniques and equipment in dentistry.
Dr. Barruga has recently acquired three separate units of laser equipment available in the market today. His dedication to make the best technology available to his patients has led him to continually attend lectures worldwide to deliver only the best to his patients.
He is a member of:
- Academy of General Dentistry
- American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
- American Academy of Implant Dentistry
- American Dental Association
- International Congress of Implantologists
- Southern Nevada Dental Society
And has expanded his education with the following:
- Esthetic Professionals – Implant Placement for Restorative Dentists
- Imtec Sendax: Mini Dental Implant System
- Institute for Advanced Laser Dentistry
- Masters of Laser Dentistry – YSGG All-Tissue & Laser Smile System
- MAP Implant Institute
- Laser Periodontal Therapy - LANAP
Dr. Barruga donates a portion of his spare time treating teenagers who are less fortunate than others and enjoys surfing and fishing amongst other outdoor sports. Dr. Barruga resides in Las Vegas with his lovely wife Betsy.