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!
Ashley is our enthusiastic and energetic yet gentle hygienist. She is a St. Louis native who attended Pattonville High School and then went on to Forest Park to seek a career in Dental Hygiene. Ashley has many accolades thanks to her high standard of care and excellent patient rapport. In her free time, Ashley enjoys spending time with her husband Patrick and their 2 children, Bohdan and Remington along with their German Shepherd, Sasha. Together they enjoy traveling to their family farm, camping, floating, hiking, concerts, and just socializing.
Carolyn is a new addition to the office and works as our Marketing and Call Center Coordinator. She has a bubbly personality and loves to talk with the patients and her team members! She is currently finishing her Bachelor’s degree online at Brigham Young University - Idaho in Graphic and Web design. She loves art and crafting as well as working out. She has lived all over the country but has been a resident of O’Fallon, MO for the past 5 years! She is engaged and getting married to her fiance Cal in 2021 and they have one kitten named Stellaluna.
Ann is one of our newer team members but she has been a hygienist for 11 years and worked as a dental assistant before that. She loves engaging with the patients and building relationships to make them feel more comfortable. Ann is happily married with 5 young kids including three-year-old triplet boys, and two girls aged five and one, and two dogs. Together they love to be outdoors, riding bicycles, arts and crafts, baking, and reading. They are also big sports fans, playing and watching. Go Cardinals!
Dr. Brad is a St. Louis native and grew up in the South County area. He graduated from the University of Missouri-Columbia in 2015 where he was involved in developmental psychology research and an active member in Greek Life.
After Mizzou, he attended the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Dentistry and graduated in 2019. While at UMKC, Dr. Brad received the award for “Clinical Excellence in Dentistry” by the Academy of General Dentistry.
After returning to St. Louis, Dr. Brad practiced at a private practice where he was able to learn and utilize many aspects of digital dentistry. In addition, Dr. Brad also practices at both medium and maximum security correctional facilities where his focus is surgically based procedures.
Outside of dentistry, Dr. Brad enjoys spending time with his wife Casey and his dog Stella. He also likes to stay active by exercising, anything outdoors and is a big fan of the Mizzou Tigers.
He is excited to join the Kraner Family Dentistry team and continue to provide comprehensive, compassionate care!
Cat attended our dental assisting program, Center for Advanced Dental Assisting, and has been a member of the team since August 2020! She is married to her best friend of ten years, Patrick. They got married on August 16, 2019 and built their house in November 2018. They love to spend their time traveling, house projects, and with their rescue dog, Oscar! They are expecting their first child in July 2021!
Lacey became part of our team in December of 2019 and started with us by attending our dental assistant program, Center for Advanced Dental Assisting. She is one of our dental assistants and you will find her assisting with all the doctors in the office. She also is currently a teacher with our CADA program. She loves learning the latest advancements in dental care and making sure everyone has an amazing care experience. Lacey was born and raised in Missouri and the proud momma of her two boys Carter and Rhett. In her spare time she loves traveling, going to sports games, and spending time with friends and family!
Allie started with us by attending our dental assistant program, Center for Advanced Dental Assisting, and is now our assistant team leader! She has been with our practice for three and a half years now. She comes from a customer service background and loves not only having the opportunity to help people every day but also being able to connect with and make her patients feel comfortable. Allie has a pet bearded dragon named Elvis who is almost nine years old. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends. She also loves traveling, concerts, music festivals, and hockey. Let’s Go Blues!
Meet Taylor! She has been a part of the team for four years working alongside Dr. Sutton as her assistant. She enjoys helping patients every day to maintain and achieve their dental needs and expectations. Taylor is great with kids, as she and her husband Caleb have two of their own. In her free time, she enjoys the outdoors and looks forward to working and growing with the Kraner Family Dentistry team.