Meet Dr. Rugama

Dr. Eddie Rugama is from Long Beach, California and he’s been working in the dental field for 17 years. He attended California State University Long Beach before pursuing his doctorate at the University of Southern California (USC).

He completed a General Practice Residency at St. Vincent Charity Hospital and went on to complete his Pediatric Dental Residency at Case Western Reserve University.

What he loves most about being a pediatric dentist is helping children overcome their fear of dental procedures. He feels that going to the dentist should be an enjoyable and informative experience.

Dr. Rugama has been with his wife for 14 years, and they have a beautiful two-year-old daughter. His hobbies include reading, fitness training, and riding his bike with his daughter.

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