Family Dentistry

Lifetime Family Dentistry Family Dentistry IconAt Lifetime Family Dental, we have an established process for Raleigh’s littlest patients during their first visit.

Cosmetic Dentistry

Lifetime Family Dentistry Cosmetic Dentistry IconLifetime Family Dental offers many cosmetic dentistry services, including dental implants, tooth extractions, and dentures.

Sedation Dentistry

Lifetime Family Dentistry Sedation Dentistry IconLifetime Family Dental offers sedation dentistry as a customized dental experience to help patients with dentistry fears and phobias.

About Us

Meet Dr. Gudger

Dr. Gudger is a general family cosmetic dentist in Raleigh, NC. He graduated with a B.S. in Biology from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill before completing his dental school training at the University of North Carolina School of Dentistry in 2001. His recent accomplishments include ongoing training at the prestigious Seattle Institute for Advanced Dental Education, Misch International Dental Implant Institute and the Dental Organization for Conscious Sedation.

Dr. Gudger received the Fellowship Award from the International Academy of Oral Implantologists at the world winter symposium in Orlando Florida on January 23, 2015. The International Academy of Oral Implantologists is the largest dental implant organization in the world and leading provider of the world’s continuing education on dental implants. Dr. Gudger’s commitment to acquiring the highest level of learning has allowed him to attain hundreds of hours of training in both techniques of restoring and placing dental implants. With the use of our in house 3D cone beam x-ray we have the capability of safely planning and replacing missing teeth to a 97% success rate within a very short period of time.

Our Advantages

IV Sedation

IV Sedation

Sedation dentistry is a specialized dental service requiring additional training and equipment. For those with a phobia of dental work, sedation therapy makes maintaining their oral health a possibility again.

Innovative Technology

Using Innovative Technology

Along with our diverse services, we believe in state of the art dental technology. Many of our cosmetic treatments and services are performed in house with a staff that you can trust. You can always be sure that you are getting the most advanced care with each visit.

Therapy Dog

Onsite Therapy Dog

Many of our patients have had difficult experiences concerning dental procedures in the past, and Dr. Gudger has made it a priority to ensure that everyone feels comfortable and has a painless experience. Ask about our therapy dog during your next visit!

Dentist Doctors

Certified Dentist Doctors

Dr. Gudger leads a staff of certified professionals who believe ongoing education. Our team is not only credentialed but also belongs to the Academy of General DentistryAmerican Dental Association, and North Carolina Dental Association.

Schedule an Appointment

Or call to schedule an appointment at 919-741-4343

Come Visit Our New State of the Art Facility!


8116 Creedmoor Road
Raleigh, NC 27613



Office Hours:

Monday – Friday: 7am – 7pm
Saturday: By Appointment
Sunday: CLOSED

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