714 Liberty Street
Clay Center, KS 67432
(785) 632-3126
714 Liberty Street
Clay Center, KS 67432
Dentist Dr Kruse phone (785) 632-3126

Welcome to

Clay Center Family

Dental Care!

The quality of our care is surpassed

only by the quality of our caring.

Welcome to Clay Center Family Dental Care, a dental practice located in Clay Center, Kansas. Dr. Dustin Kruse has been proudly serving patients throughout Clay Center community and the surrounding areas like Concordia, Manhattan, Junction City, Abilene, Washington, Beloit, and Jewell, Kansas and Nebraska for years. We provide a wide range of quality family, cosmetic, preventative and restorative dental care including Sedation Dentistry, Tooth-colored fillings, Crowns and Bridges, Implants, Dentures and Orthodontics. We can be easily reached Monday – Friday from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm at (785) 632-3126 or filling out the contact form located on the Contact Us page.


When you visit Clay Center Family Dental Care the entire team is dedicated to providing you with the personalized, gentle care that you deserve.


Part of our commitment to serving our patients involves providing information that helps them to make more informed decisions about their oral health needs. This website is a resource we hope you’ll find both easy to use and informative.

Dr. Dustin Kruse was born in Oakley, Kansas and moved to Salina early in his childhood. He graduated from Southeast of Saline High School in 2001, and received his Bachelor’s Degree in Microbiology from Kansas State University in 2005. While attending Kansas State University, he was very involved on campus and was an active leader in organizations such as American Red Cross, Mortar Board, and Phi Gamma Delta. He was also an active research associate in the Terry C. Johnson Cancer Center, and his research was published in the Journal of Molecular and Cellular Biology.



As with adults, dental care for children focuses on preventing tooth decay and gum disease. Some children are especially prone to tooth decay because of diets that are heavy on sweets or poor dental hygiene.


Implant Dentistry

Every way you look at it, dental implants are a better solution to the problem of missing teeth. While high-tech in nature, dental implants are actually more tooth-saving than traditional bridgework, since implants do not rely on neighboring teeth for support.


Comfortable dentistry is used to provide a relaxing and anxiety-free experience at the dentist’s office. It enables individuals too afraid to go to the dentist to receive the dental care they need while avoiding the apprehension.