meet Dr. Ruckert
Dr. Christian Alex Ruckert is a doctor of dental surgery based in New York. He first earned a Bachelor of Science degree from St. Lawrence University in Canton, NY before moving on to the State University of New York at Buffalo where he earned his doctor of dental surgery. He later completed his general practice residency at Erie County Medical Center. He is an important part of our team and helps patients feel calm and welcome when they're receiving their oral care.
In 2023, Dr. Ruckert was named Managing Partner of THE Family Dentistry Group.
What is your area of interest in dentistry?
Comprehensive dentistry; focusing on patient satisfaction. I love making a difference in a patient's smile!
What organizations are you an active member of?
- Spear continuing education
- American Dental Association
- New York State Dental Association
Where did you grow up and what brought you here?
I grew up in Rochester, NY in the suburbs of Fairport. My wife and I moved here in 2015 after residency programs in Buffalo, NY and Hartford CT, halfway between!
What do you love most about this area?
How many different outdoor activities there are; hiking, boating, golfing, and skiing.
What do you wish you could tell every patient and why?
Waterpik, floss, and brush!
What would you do for a living if you weren’t a dentist?
How do you like your coffee or tea?
3 shots of expresso!
Reviews & Testimonials
"My first time there was very positive. The front desk staff were welcoming, the dental hygienist was gentle but thorough, and the doctor was cordial and competent. It's a stress-free environment. Warmly recommended. You'll be glad you chose this office. Go every six months - never put it off! Your teeth are a terrible thing to waste."
"This place is great!!"
"Excellent doctor and excellent staff members."
"Dr. Marcus and the entire team are thorough, kind, and professional. I'm glad I chose LG Family Dentistry!"
"Good advice and very professional"
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