Pediatric dentist Dr. Lesley Rudolph

Meet Dr. Lesley

  • Dr. Lesley strongly believes that every visit to the dentist should be as fun and positive as possible. Her main goal is to promote healthy practices that will enable your child to enjoy oral health services and a beautiful smile for a lifetime!
  • Fellow of American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
  • Diplomate, American Board of Pediatric Dentistry
  • Raised in South Tampa
  • BA, Duke University: 2000 - summa cum laude
  • DMD, University of Florida: 2006 - magna cum laude
  • Certificate in Pediatric Dentistry, University of Florida: 2008
  • Former elementary school teacher (Independent Day School, Carrollwood)
Awards and Honors:
  • James R. Roche Award of Excellence for achieving the highest score in the nation on the written section of the 2008 American Board of Pediatric Dentistry Examination
  • Richard C. Pugh Achievement Award for scoring in the top 3% on the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry Qualifying Exam
  • Alpha Omega Award for achieving #1 rank in the dental school class
  • Omicron Kappa Upsilon Dental Honor Society
  • A. Lewis Leo Outstanding Student Award in recognition of leadership achievements, outstanding professionalism and ethical behavior as a student at the University of Florida College of Dentistry
  • Dr. Carroll G. Bennett Award for Academic Excellence in Pediatric Dentistry
  • American Academy of Oral Maxillofacial Pathology Dental Student Award for exemplary aptitude and achievement in oral and maxillofacial pathology
Professional Memberships
  • Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
  • American Dental Association
  • Florida Dental Association
  • Hillsborough County Dental Association
  • Florida Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
  • Tampa Bay Pediatric Dental Association
Dr. Lesley discusses brushing