Carlton D. Rucker, DDS

Meet Dr. Rucker

Photo of Dr. Rucker, DentistDr. Rucker was born and raised in Lancaster, South Carolina. He received his undergraduate degree from Morehouse College in Atlanta, GA. He then proceeded to Howard University in Washington, DC, where he received his Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree in 2000 and met his wife, Dr. Lori C. Dominguez.  Dr. Rucker enjoys spending time with their three sons, traveling, fishing, hunting and sports. Dr. Rucker was awarded Alumni of the Year from Howard University College Of Dentistry in 2022. He is a member of several prestigious organizations, including:

  • American Dental Association
  • National Dental Association
  • South Carolina Dental Association
  • Board Member, United Way, Lancaster, SC  ( Past) 
  • Board Member of First Steps
  • Omega Psi Phi Fraternity
  • Lancaster County Of The Arts Board Member ( Past ) 
  • Piedmont Citizens Judiciary Committee 
  • HUCD Board of Visitors