Ruocco Family Dentistry Blog
May 24, 2017
While you’re recovering from a fun Memorial Day at the end of this month, remember that the World Health Organization has designated May 31 as World No Tobacco Day. Too many people in our country still smoke or use tobacco — and your dentist- Ruocco Dental in Waxhaw, wants to take this opportunity to examine the effect of tobacco on your oral health. Keep reading to learn why it’s time to quit, if, for nothing else, the sake of your beautiful, lasting smile.
April 25, 2017
Society has adjusted to our digital age, and there aren’t any exceptions when it comes to visiting their dentist. Impulsiveness and the need for immediate gratification drive everyone, including your dental professionals at Ruocco Dental. The thought of restoring a damaged tooth in one day, in one office was simply unfathomable just several years ago. Now, we have the dental technology to create a same-day dental crown in Waxhaw.
March 24, 2017
“I’ve learned that you shouldn’t go through life with a catcher’s mitt on both hands. You need to be able to throw something back.”—Maya Angelou
Maya Angelou, an American poet and civil rights activists with an inspiring, unique outlook on life stated that quote. Ruocco Dental couldn’t agree more! We have been a part of the Waxhaw community—just five miles away from Charlotte—and love giving back to our wonderful citizens by keeping our patients smiles bright and healthy. Before you think about googling “dentist near me”, remember that as one of our patients you will be listened to, understood, respected, and cared for with the highest quality of dental care in the area! We keep you and your family member’s dental health goals in mind and keep your well-being as our top priority.
February 23, 2017
Did you know that your child’s oral health is just as important as yours? They should see the dentist every six-months for cleanings just like you do. And yes – baby teeth are important even if they’re going to fall out. Your family dentist in Waxhaw discusses the importance of children’s dental health.
January 10, 2017
Your friend’s elbow rockets into your face as they go up for a rebound, and you immediately feel a shooting pain radiate throughout your entire jaw. Your weekly basketball game instantly comes to a halt as you realize one of your teeth has just been knocked out. You’re bleeding, disoriented by the pain, and you don’t know what to do. Should you call 911? Do they even take care of this sort of thing? What is the fastest way for you to get relief? Firstly, don’t go to the emergency room; this is the exact kind of situation where you should call your emergency dentist in Waxhaw at Ruocco Dental. It’s the only way for you to get the treatment you need quickly. (more…)