Dr. Rude
About Dr. Rude
Dr. Tom Rude joined our endodontic practice in 1998. He is a native of the Tri-Cities area of Washington State. He completed his Doctorate of Dental Surgery at the University of Washington Dental School in 1994.

Following dental school, Dr. Rude finished a General Practice Residency at the UW Medical Center and practiced general dentistry as an associate in Monroe and Cottage Lake. He went on to complete his post-graduate Endodontic training at the University of Washington in the summer of 1998. Continuing his passion for the specialty for endodontics, Dr. Rude has been an associate affiliate professor at the University of Washington Endodontic Program for 17 years and remains on staff.

He is a member of the American Association of Endodontics and Washington State Association of Endodontics. He also belongs to the American Dental Association, the Washington State Dental Association and the King County Dental Society. He was recognized by his dental colleagues in Seattle Metropolitan Magazine as a Top Dentist for the past ten years. In his free time, Dr. Rude enjoys snowboarding, running and tennis.