Justin W. Ruffner, D.D.S.

General Dentist

Dr. Justin Ruffner first teamed up with Dr. Toomey at the Wellfleet Dental Group in July of 2013.  He started full time here at the Outer Cape Dental Group in November of 2015.  He is committed to providing quality dental care in a comfortable and relaxed setting to the Outer Cape communities. 

Dr. Ruffner was born and raised in Boonsboro, Maryland.  An accomplished student athlete as a member of the football team, he was awarded his bachelors degree in biology from James Madison University in Virginia.  Dr. Ruffner then entered the University of Maryland, Baltimore College of Dental Surgery and earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree with honors in 2004.  While there he was elected to the prestigious Omicron Kappa Upsilon Dental Honor Society and the Gorgas Odontological Society.  Upon graduation from dental school, Dr. Ruffner returned to his hometown and practiced with his mentor and childhood dentist for two years.

Dr. Ruffner and his wife, Delia, then relocated to Massachusetts and have been here ever since.  Delia is a native of Orleans, MA and graduated from Nauset Regional High School.  They currently live in Orleans with their two young sons, Cooper and Sawyer, and daughter, Nora.

Dr. Ruffner has completed hundreds of hours of continuing education since graduation including specialized training at Tufts University which allows him to place dental implants.  Dr. Ruffner did 1 year of formal post-doctoral training in root canal therapy from Boston University's Goldman School of Dentistry.  He will provide the majority of root canal therapies performed in our office. 

Dr. Ruffner maintains active membership in the American Dental Association, Massachusetts Dental Society and the Cape Cod District Dental Society.