Strive Dental studio
Providing compassionate & comprehensive
dentistry in Waxhaw, NC
Ruocco Dental is now Strive Dental Studio, New Name, Same Values, More Services
Meet Strive Dental Care in Waxhaw, NC
Treatments with Compassion and Quality.
At Strive Dental Studio, we take the time necessary to get to know our patients and ensure that they never feel rushed or treated like a number. We make every effort to see our patients on time, every time. Our team uses the latest dental technology to make sure our patient’s visits are expedient and virtually pain-free.
We provide quality dental care, conveniently in your neighborhood and cater to your schedule. Because your comfort is important to us, we offer many of the modern amenities you’ve come to expect in a dental office. We believe that whatever your dental needs may be, you will be treated with the highest quality dentistry available and with the most compassionate, respectful care you deserve.
Meet Dr. Naina Mahale
Dr. Naina Mahale is a graduate of University of Minnesota School of Dentistry. Her favorite part of dentistry is meeting new people, getting to know them and discovering what is important to them. She genuinely appreciates the importance of keeping up with the new advances in dentistry. She’s excited to be actively engaged in the process and is always looking at ways to incorporate new technologies and materials which helps ensure a better patient experience as well as provide additional comfort and better quality dentistry.
Meet Dr. John Ruocco
Dr. John Ruocco graduated from dental school at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where he received a degree in 1990. He has worked in a private practice for over 28 years, first in Northern Virginia and now in Waxhaw. He opened the Waxhaw office with his wife in July 2005 in a new state-of-the-art office. Dr. John Ruocco frequently participates in continuing education programs and stays informed about the latest dentistry developments. He enjoys the challenges that dentistry offers and likes helping people restore their smiles. When he is not helping his patients, John enjoys spending time with family and friends, working in the yard and playing tennis.
Why Choose Strive Dental Care?
We take the time necessary to get to know our patients and ensure that they never feel rushed or treated like a number!
We take the time to listen to our patients needs.
At Strive Dental Studio we offer comprehensive treatment.
We deliver high quality results with compassion.
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We manage everything from your children's cleaning and exams, to CEREC same-day restorations, Invisalign, ClearCorrect, and sleep apnea therapy
Read What Our Patients Are Saying
We love to keep our patients happy!
“First appointment, exam and cleaning. They could not have been more pleasant or more professional. Very good first impression, offices neat and clean, staff very well trained, I will be going back.”
“The best dentist ever! Judy is absolutely amazing! She is always smiling and always is helpful! My dental hygienist Bethany was AMAZING! She was so gentle and explain everything as she went!”
“This past visit I saw Dr. Mahale. This was the first time I have seen her. She had a great bed side manner, was gentle, nice and very thorough.”
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