Dr. Ruggio was born in Chicago. He attended and graduated from Marquette University (Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 1977) and Loyola University School of Dentistry (Maywood, Illinois, 1981).
Dr. Ruggio is a general dentist and has been in private practice since 1981. He owns, manages and practices in his 3 offices in the Chicagoland area: The Dental Office of Lincoln Park, The Dental Office of Arlington Heights and Northwest Family Dental Care.
He has has advancerd training in dental implants, both placing them and restoring them.
Also, he is a cofounder and software developer of Verinotes EHR - an electronic healthcare record keeping application for dentists and physicians. Verinotes is used in many offices throughout the country to help doctors maintain their patient records