About Your Dentist

Scott Carico, DMD

"Dentistry is a passion, not a job."

My Mission

To enjoy my life while serving my patients to the best of my abilities.


  • Mercer University, Bachelor of Science Macon, GA
  • University of Alabama, Doctorate of Dental Medicine Tuscaloosa, AL

Life & Hobbies

When he isn't practicing dentistry, Dr. Carico enjoys playing watersports and spending quality time with his son, Sam.

Nery Ruano, DDS

“A confident smile goes a long way.”

My Mission

“My mission is to give my patients a reason to smile more; I strive to provide quality dental care in a soothing environment.”

Education & Continuing Education

New York University College of Dentistry, Doctorate of Dental Surgery – New York City, NY

Florida State University, Bachelor of Arts in Music with an emphasis in Biology – Tallahassee, FL

Life & Hobbies

When he isn't practicing dentistry, Dr. Nery Ruano enjoys long distance running, going to the beach, and spending time with family. Dr. Ruano has a background in classical guitar. He enjoys playing classical guitar and some electric guitar. He also enjoys rocking out on the drums.