Dr. Andrew Bruening remembers shadowing his aunt and uncle, who are both St. Louis Dentists, as a teenager. This led to his life long passion of becoming a top dentist.
Dr. Bruening grew up in the St. Louis area and studied Food Science and Nutrition at the University of Missouri – Columbia before graduating with honors from the School of Dentistry at the University of Missouri – Kansas City. He is an alumnus of Psi Omega dental fraternity and is currently working towards a Fellowship with the Academy of General Dentistry and accreditation with the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry.
The Iowa Dental Association named Dr. Bruening an honor clinician at their regional dental conference, and the Midwest Dental Conference awarded him 3rd place for table clinic presentations. In 2013, he traveled to Uganda for a dental mission trip and is planning to do future work in Africa, South America, and Thailand.
Outside of the office, Dr. Bruening enjoys photography, reading, cooking, brewing beer, and playing golf.
He is also a member of: American Dental Association, Missouri Dental Association, Greater St. Louis Dental Society (West County District Board Member), Chesterfield Chamber of Commerce, Academy of General Dentistry, American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry