Ruchika studied dentistry at University of Bristol and qualified with an Honours degree in 2003. She then went on to work in general dental practice before being accepted on the Bristol General Professional Training (GPT) Scheme.
In Bristol she worked as a Senior House Officer (SHO) in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Orthodontics and Paediatric dentistry. During this period, she was awarded the Membership to Faculty in Dental Surgery from the Royal College of Surgeons of England.
In 2006, Ruchika commenced a three year full-time postgraduate specialist training programme in Orthodontics at King’s College and St. George’s Hospital, London. She was awarded a Master of Science degree with Merit from University of London and the Membership in Orthodontics from the Royal College of Surgeons of England in 2009. Ruchika is registered as a specialist orthodontist with the General Dental Council.
Ruchika is a member of the British and European Orthodontic Society.