Dr. Clayton Runyan, DDS

Dr. Clayton Runyan, DDS

Dentistry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 39
Dr. Clayton Runyan, DDS is a dentistry practitioner in Abilene, TX and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Health Science Center / Dental School in 2006 and practices dentistry, endodontics, and more.Read his story

2201 S Danville Dr

Abilene, TX 79605

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This content was provided by Dr. Runyan "Growing up in West Texas, Dr. Runyan graduated from Roosevelt High School, near Lubbock, Texas. He then attended McMurry University where he played football for four years. He graduated with a Bachelors degree in biology as a member of the Alpha Chi national honor society. Dr. Runyan received his dental training at the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio where he earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree in May of 2006. Dr. Runyan is a firm believer in the importance of lifelong learning and has a strong desire to stay current in the latest developments in dentistry for his patients. With a special interest in dental implants, he has completed a post-grad Preceptorship in dental implantology. Dr. Runyan has also completed prestigious courses at the Scottsdale Center for Dentistry from the Spear education continuum, is actively a member of the Spear Study Club and has advanced training in Cerec Technology. He is also certified in enteral sedation. Dr. Runyan is a member of several accredited organizations such as the American Dental Association, Texas Dental Association, the 17th District Dental Society and is a board member of Abilene's Presbyterian Medical Care Mission. Other interests include hunting, fishing, golf and spending time with friends and family. His wife, Kelly, is a native of Rising Star, Texas, and now serves the Abilene community as a registered nurse at Hendricks Medical Center. In 2012 he and his wife were blessed with their first child, Jack and are expecting their second child in October. Both he and his wife feel it is a great privilege to serve such a wonderful community. Dr. Runyan loves and values the relationship he has with his patients. He believes that one of the greatest clinical and diagnostic tools is listening and has based his philosophy for treatment on this principle."
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5  Practice Areas

  • Dentistry
  • Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Endodontics
  • Prosthodontics
  • Sedation Dentistry

15  Conditions Treated

  • Cavity
  • Chipped Tooth
  • Dental Disorders
  • Gingivitis
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • Misaligned Teeth
  • Tooth Abrasion
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Attrition
  • Tooth Decay
  • Tooth Demineralization
  • Tooth Discoloration
  • Tooth Loss
  • Toothache

18  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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  • McMurry University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Texas Health Science Center / Dental School
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • Scottsdale Center For Dentistry
    Other Education | Completed

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Dr. Runyan's Reviews

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9 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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Dr. Runyan's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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If you have a concern please call at 325-692-6031.

We use feedback to continuously improve our practice.


Patient Comments (2)

I am terrified of going to the dentist but I no longer fear going. Dr. Runyan is gentle, caring, and explains what he's doing. He's trustworthy and truly cares about his patients. He's very easy to talk to and all his staff are just as personable. He also offers conscious sedation if you prefer to...more
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Exceptional client service by a very competent compassionate staff !
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