Address: 1050 Gilmore St, Richland, WA 99352
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About Our Dentist—Ronald K. Snyder DDS



Member of the American Dental Association—1984 – Present

Member of the Washington State Dental Association—1984 – Present

Member of the Academy of General Dentistry—1991 – Present

Elected Member of the International College of Dentists—2015 - Present

Current Chair of the Washington Oral Health Foundation, Board of Directors—2015 - Present


University of Washington—1976–1980
Bachelor of Science Degree in Microbiology and Immunology.

University of Washington School of Dentistry—1980-1984
Doctorate of Dental Surgery

Dental Fears Clinic—1983
Didactic and clinical training in care for the phobic patient in the Dental Fears Clinic.

Post-Graduate Courses

L.D. Pankey Institute Continuum Levels I-VI (Attended over 10 years)
Plus special course in esthetics and natural beauty

Each Study club session is 5 days of in-house training on topics, which include:
  • Basic Science
  • Endodontics
  • Myo-fascial pain/Occlusion/ TMJ
  • Operative Dentistry
  • Dental Surgery
  • Orthodontics
  • Pediatric Dentistry
  • Periodontics
  • Fixed Prosthodontics
  • Oral Medicine/Oral Diagnosis
Three-year participation study club in advanced training for:
  • Crown and Bridge/Removable Prosthodontics
  • TMJ Diagnosis and Treatment
  • Dental Implant Treatment Planning and Restoration

Advanced Endodontics Study Club

  • Three 3-day sessions in Advances in Endodontics, Clifford J. Ruddle, DDS — Mentor
  • Advances in traditional Endodontics, Conservative non-surgical retreatment, and Rotary instrumentation
  • Law/Lewis Lecture on Pediatric Dentistry, University of Washington. 1997, 1999
  • Comprehensive Implant Surgical Dentistry Class I & II
Contact Richland Dental Center for more information about our comprehensive and affordable family dentistry services.