Dr Alex Kusek
Hometown and education
Dr Alex was born and raised in Sioux Falls, graduating from Harrisburg High School and is thrilled to serve the community he grew up in. He completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Nebraska and is a 2017 graduate of University of Nebraska College of Dentistry, where he was awarded with Excellence in Dental Materials.
In the past year, Dr Alex has completed over 500 hours of Continuing Education involving dental implants, IV moderate sedation, and sleep dentistry. Dr Alex is certified to perform IV sedation dentistry for all procedures just like Dr Ed.
He is a member of many organizations including:
American Academy of Implant Dentistry
American Dental Society of Anesthesiology
American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine
Academy of General Dentistry
American Dental Association
South Dakota Dental Association
He also co-authored "Five-Year Retrospective Study with Laser-Assisted Periodontal Therapy" and conducted his Senior Research Project on the "Analysis of Composite Shear Bond Strength using a Hydroxyapatite Specific Laser" with Dr Edward Kusek and is in the process of publication.
how did you get into dentistry?
Growing up watching his father practice dentistry, Dr. Alex Kusek has seen the life changing impact that dentistry can have. He has also witnessed the great technological advancements recently in dentistry and is committed to providing dentistry at the highest level.
Similar to his father, Dr Alex always knew he wanted to pursue a field that allowed him to use science and technical hand skills together. Being able to work with patients like they are friends and family throughout their lives provides an even higher sense of reward.
tell us about your family
Dr Alex and his wife Gabrielle recently welcomed their first child, Gwendolyn, this past September and are loving life as new parents!
what are your interests and hobbies?
In his free time Dr Alex enjoys spending time with his wife and baby, going to the gym, keeping up with his favorite sports teams, and watching the latest show on Hulu or Netflix.