Dental Staff

All professionals at Challenger Family Dental maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest technology and trends in the dental field. Read on to learn more about our staff's experience and training.

Dr. H. Russell Challenger

Dr. H. Russell Challenger

Dentist in Clayton, NC

Challenger Family Dentistry

Dr. Challenger is originally from the northern California area and now resides in NC with his wife and three young children. In 2008, he received his bachelors degree in Neurobiology, Physiology and Behavior from the University of California Davis. Dr. Challenger received his doctorate from Loma Linda University School of Dentistry located in Southern California, where he was a published author of research in the Journal of the California Dental Association (click here to view article). He was also the reciepint of the Alumni Award at Loma Linda University School of Dentistry. He is a member of the American Dental Association and North Carolina Dental Society. In his spare time, Dr. Challenger enjoys spending time with his family, being in nature and learning new things.

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Opening October 2017

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