Ruocco Family Dentistry Blog
September 12, 2017
America has been working to decline tooth decay rates by fluoridating water for over 70 years! There have always been mixed feelings as to whether this should be implemented or canceled out completely—reaching so far that people have tried to prove that drinking fluoridated water lowers IQ and cause mental health development issues for children.
This is simply not the case. Your pediatric dentist in Waxhaw is here to “put the nail in the coffin” when it comes to fluoride misinterpretation. Your dentist wouldn’t steer you or your loved ones wrong!
July 31, 2017
At Ruocco Dental, we love technology and make a real effort to stay on top of the latest advances in dental care. One example: digital dentistry! CEREC (chairside economical restoration of esthetic ceramics) technology allows Drs. John and Sandi Ruocco to plan for a crown, prepare it, and then place your new restoration in just one appointment. Intrigued? We’ve got the 4 things you should know about CEREC crowns in Waxhaw below.
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.