meet Dr. Rich
Dr. Richard Ruff DDS, is happy to serve the communities of Newark & Heath, Ohio, through services offered at Skin Retouch MediSpa. Dr. Rich is committed to learning the latest injection techniques with neurotoxins (Botox and Dysport) and dermal fillers such as Sculptra, Juvederm, Restylane etc. and aesthetic treatments of the face.
Dr. Rich graduated with a Bachelors of Science from Bowling Green University and completed his Doctorate from The Ohio State University College of Dentistry. Dr Rich established Newark Family Dentistry in Newark in 1988.
When Dr. Rich became intrigued by the exciting field of Aesthetics, he pursued training from The American Academy of Facial Esthetics (AAFE). He continues membership with AAFE and regularly attends continuing education courses to increase his knowledge of cutting-edge techniques and safety protocols. Dr. Rich and his wife, Stacy, established Skin Retouch MediSpa in 2017. Dr. Ruff knows every face is unique and requires attention to detail and extreme precision. Rich places the highest emphasis on excellence of care, patient safety, and comfort; as well as staying current on the ever-changing landscape of non-invasive aesthetic procedures. You'll find he is a skilled and knowledgeable injector with an aesthetic eye to address each individual’s cosmetic needs while taking an ultra-conservative approach. His love for medicine and his passion for aesthetics and skincare shows through his work, natural results, and beautiful patients.
When Dr. Rich isn't busy between his job at Skin Retouch MediSpa or his Dental practice, he can be found on the Moundbuilders golf course, at his gym, or enjoying time with his two daughters. Dr. Rich is also an avid hunter and spends a good bit of his time boating at Lake Erie, when he is able to sneak away.
“My career goal has always been to help people in every capacity. My aesthetic passion is to provide natural looking results while making my patients feel confident and looking like the very best version of themselves.”
"Love this place! I get all my fillers and Botox done by Dr Ruff or Nurse Jason Klein they are true professionals they are located in a Medi wing at Millennium Styles the staff is amazing and so knowledgeable. Nurse Jason does my lips and I can day they are beautiful and I feel so sexy with my new lips! Also not a wrinkle for 49 ! You won’t regret booking an appt with Jason or Dr Ruff. Check them out call today!"
"I have had several appointments. The results are amazing. I highly recommend."
"My skin has never looked better! Micro needling has taken 10 years off! I appreciate the knowledge and care that I've experienced with Jason! Thank you Melanie and Jason this is an amazing skin treatment!"
"Had my first visit and can’t wait for the follow up visit. Stacy is very professional and considerate. Looking forward to visits."
"Incredibly professional, honest and trustworthy. I would highly recommend any service!! 5 stars!"