Dr. Rudman grew up in South Holland, IL. He attended Loyola University undergraduate, then earned his dental degree in 1988 from Loyola University Dental School. He continued his residency in the department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics completing his training in 1992. His academic career continued as an associate professor in the department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University of Florida from 1992 to 1997. He has been practicing in Ames since 1997.
Dr. Rudman is an active member of American Dental Association, Iowa Dental Association, and Iowa society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. He has served as the president of Iowa Society of Oral and Maxillofacial surgery in 2007.
His hobbies include home improvement, Golf, and cooking.