Hailing from Northern Kentucky, Dr. Richard Kruer attended college at the University of Kentucky where he met Kim, his wonderful wife of 38 years. They wed during his dental school studies at the University of Louisville. Following dental school Dr. Kruer completed his General Practice Residency in Louisville and his Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Residency at the Brooklyn Hospital Center.
Surgically, Dr. Kruer enjoys collaborating with others to provide high-quality service to his patients. He appreciates the challenges of complex surgical procedures and prides himself on his patient care and interaction. Dr. Kruer also enjoys attending conferences and learning new procedures.
Dr. Kruer is a man of faith and family. He and his wife have 4 children, including their youngest, Joseph, who is in Boston pursuing a career in Computer Science. In addition to his children, Dr. Kruer has 3 grandchildren and 5 grand-dogs. In his spare time Dr. Kruer enjoys playing golf, collecting trains, traveling with his family, and is an artist who loves pottery.