Chastity Rucker, DDS
Meet Dr. Rucker
Dr. Chastity Rucker is a Nashville native. She attended the University of Tennessee, Knoxville and graduated with a degree in Psychology. Dr. Rucker went on to graduate from Meharry Medical College School of Dentistry and completed a general practice residency at Bronx Lebanon Hospital in New York. After practicing general dentistry for several years and realizing her love and passion for children, she returned to New York and completed a 2 year pediatric dentistry residency at Harlem Hospital Center in association with Columbia University.
Following residency, Dr. Rucker decided she needed to head back south to her southern roots and returned to Nashville. Her goal in dentistry is to ensure a positive experience and fun environment that will encourage good dental health in children for the future. She is excited to give back to her community through education and patient care. Dr. Rucker is a Board Certified Pediatric Dentist. She is one of a small number of pediatric dentists to complete this additional degree of recognized excellence in pediatric dentistry.
Dr. Rucker is an active member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, American Dental Association, American Board of Pediatric Dentistry, and the American Association of Women Dentists.
In her free time, Dr. Rucker likes to travel, take cooking classes, and spend time with family, friends, and her sorority sisters.