Meet Dr. Rubisch
Dr. Rubisch graduated from The University of Utah, Cum Laude in 1977 with a degree in Psychology and a minor in Biology.
He then graduated from Baylor College of Dentistry in Dallas, Texas in 1981 with a DDS degree.
Following dental school, Dr. Rubisch took the Western Regional Board examination, and after passing, he received his dental licenses in Utah, Colorado, and Arizona. Dr. Rubisch then took and passed the California Board exam, granting him a license in California. He then traveled to Hawaii and Texas where he passed the Board Examinations in both states, granting him licenses to practice dentistry in these states as well.
Dr. Rubisch practiced in California for several years as an associate, and also worked in practices in Colorado, Hawaii, and Texas before deciding to settle in Arizona. He bought his current practice, Avenue B Dental Group, in 1984 from Dr. Ernest Glass, DDS MS, and has been treating patients in the Yuma, AZ, community ever since.
With a lifelong interest in learning, Dr. Rubisch has been an active member of Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) since 1999. In 2009, Dr. Rubisch became the only Yuma, AZ, dentist to receive the prestigious Fellowship award.
In 2019 Dr. Rubisch was rewarded The Master-ship Award, the AGD's Highest honer for lifelong learning. Less then 2% of general dentist have done it. Dr Rubisch has completed over 1,100 hours of approved C.E. credits as an AGD member. Of these hours at least 400 hours of CE credits must be from participation courses in specific disciplines. Becoming an AGD master means a dentist has taken part in some of the most rigorous continuing dental education programs. These dentists know about the most up-to-date technologies and procedures and care for your whole body well being.
Dr. Rubisch has also received Fellowship in the International Congress of Oral Implantologists, an association promoting excellence in implant therapy. He also belongs to the Yuma County Dental Study Club, Southern Arizona Dental Society, American Dental Association, and the Yuma Rotary Club.
When not practicing dentistry, Dr. Rubisch is an avid hunter and fisherman. He has been married to his beautiful wife, Chrysti, for over 35 years and they have 5 children. The oldest, Steven, is a Marine combat veteran who is living in Arkansas with his wife, Brenda. His oldest daughter, Elisa, is married to John. He has recently completed a 3 year residency in South Bend, Indiana for Family Practice Medicine and have 3 children together. The next in line is Joshua, he and his wife Jenny have 2 daughters and a son, and they live in Pea Ridge, Arkansas where he is a dentist working in a practice in Bella Vista, Arkansas. Youngest daughter, Jenna recently married Zack an EMT- firefighter in Tulsa, Oklahoma, where they live. Youngest son, Jared works for Pratt&Whitney, in Springdale, Arkansas.