Dr. Allen received her dental degree from the Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry at the University of Southern California. She is a strong believer that education does not stop at the degree, it’s a life-long pursuit. She studies state-of-the-art dental technologies and techniques, always learning and growing as a practitioner.
Dr. Allen is known amongst her peers for her attention to detail, knack for aesthetic, and eye for design. Having grown up in Laguna Beach, Dr. Allen knows what it’s like to be in a relaxing atmosphere—she tries to bring that same sense of calm into her practice. Because of her reputation for precision and integrity, patients know they are in good hands under Dr. Allen’s care.
As a relatively new resident of St. Louis, Dr. Allen loves exploring the multi-cultural pockets of the city, discovering new restaurants and hidden parks along the way. She also loves going to Cards games, cooking Thai food with her fiancé, and walking their dog, Paddington.
Dr. Allen is excited to join the Kraner Dental Family team and cannot wait to make you smile a little brighter!
Dr. Beau graduated from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville in 2015 with a Bachelor’s degree in Biomedical Science and Southern Illinois University School of Dental Medicine in 2019 with his DMD. Dr. Beau’s favorite part of dentistry is getting to know each of his patients as individuals. This personal connection is crucial when developing comprehensive treatment plans which address the needs as well as the desires of each person. Dr. Beau also strives to continually learn new treatments, techniques, and technology that enhances each patient’s dental experience. Building strong relationships and trust with patients is very important to Dr. Beau!
Outside of dentistry, Dr. Beau enjoys spending time with his wife, Katye, and their two dogs, Lucy and Copa. He enjoys working out, being outdoors, spending time with family & friends, and cheering on the St. Louis Cardinals!
Dr. Beau is excited to get to know you and your family!
Dr. Amanda Sutton graduated from the University of Missouri-Kansas City in 2010 where she obtained her Bachelor’s Degree in Dental Hygiene. The following year, she began working as a dental hygienist and discovered a true passion for dentistry and treating patients. Dr. Sutton went on to attend Dental School at the University of Missouri-Kansas City and graduated with her Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree in 2015.
After a total of nine years in Kansas City, Dr. Sutton chose to return to the community she grew up in and serve its individuals and families. She has a strong desire to provide comprehensive care and always aims to build relationships with patients characterized by compassion and sincerity.
Dr. Sutton enjoys spending time with her husband, Julian, her golden retriever, Louie, and her friends and family. She enjoys crafting, running, and discovering/dining at new restaurants in the Greater Saint Louis area. Dr. Sutton is excited to build on the legacy of Kraner Family Dentistry and can’t wait to meet you!
Dr. Matt Kraner has been a lifelong resident of St. Louis and currently lives in Wentzville with his wife Beth, and his 4 kids.
Dr. Matt started Kraner Family Dentistry with his dad, Dr. Greg Kraner in 2006. They practiced together for 11 years before Dr. Greg retired in 2017! Originally Dr. Matt attended DeSmet High School, then went on to get his undergraduate degree at the University of Missouri Columbia. After Mizzou, Dr. Matt attended the University of Missouri Kansas City, receiving his DDS in 2006.
Dr. Matt has always enjoyed treating patients of all ages, from the first dental appointment to the seasoned veterans. Dr. Matt has focused much of his Dental career on Cosmetic Dentistry. He received the “Excellence in Cosmetic Dentistry Award” given by the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (the leading Cosmetic Dentistry Organization in the Country).
When Dr. Matt isn't at the office, he enjoys hanging with his family, riding bikes on the Katy Trail, trips to Northern Michigan and Destin Florida! He’s also a die-hard Mizzou, Blues, and Cardinals Fan!