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On behalf of the doctors and team, we welcome you to Sanford Family Dental!  You can relax, you are in great hands.  We are a general dentist office located in and serving Sanford, Maine as well as the surrounding communities such as Alfred, Shapleigh, Acton, Waterboro, Kennebunk, Wells, and North Berwick to name a few.  We truly love dentistry and enjoy seeing our patients. 

 We understand that choosing the right dental office is an important decision.   After all, a healthy mouth and nice smile are important to your overall health and happiness.  At Sanford Family Dental, we strive to provide the highest level of care and a full range of dental procedures in a warm, inviting and stress-free environment.  Our office is modern, clean and conveniently located on the roundabout in South Sanford.  We have the latest technology and our knowledgeable, friendly doctors stay up to date with the latest techniques and equipment.

To learn more about Sanford Family Dental and our talented team, take some time and browse through our website.  If you have any additional questions, please feel free to call.  We would love to hear from you!

Meet The Team

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  • Kristy
    Assistant

    Kristy is our Assistant. She is energetic and upbeat and especially loves seeing children. When away from the office, she loves spending time with her family. She enjoys the outdoors, especially snowmobiling with her 3 children and husband, James.

  • Ali
    Assistant

    Ali is our assistant. You may also see her smiling face scheduling patients and running sterilization. She is caring, friendly and puts patients at ease. She enjoys family BBQ’s and outings with her two children and husband, Brian.

  • Katie
    Assistant

    Katie is our assistant. Her easy going and friendly attitude puts patients at ease. She has been a dental assistant for 10 years and enjoys restoring patient’s smiles. In her free time, you can find her relaxing with her boyfriend, Sean and their two cats. She also loves spending time with her niece and brand new nephew.

  • Michelle
    Assistant

    Michelle is our Assistant. Her attention to detail and smiling face make the practice a great place to visit. She has been with the practice for 20 years. In her free time, she enjoys biking with her husband, Craig and spending time with their sons and grandson.

  • Victoria
    Hygienist

    Victoria is our Hygienist. She graduated from UME in Augusta and has been a hygienist for 10 years. Patients love her because she is gentle but thorough. She enjoys spending time with her husband, Shea and her dog, Lucy. In her free time, you can find her hiking and snowboarding.

  • Jenny
    Hygienist

    Jenny is our Hygienist. She loves getting to know her patients and providing the best care possible. She has been with the practice for two years, after graduating from UNE. In her free time, she can be found spending time with her family and dog, Bailey.

  • Tracy
    Hygienist

    Tracy is our hygienist. Her energy and upbeat attitude are what draws patients to her. She has been part of the team for five years. She loves spending time with her fiance, Stuart, children and all their animals.

  • Louise
    Hygienist

    Louise is our Hygienist. Patients love her because she is caring and always takes the time to answer any questions. She has been with the practice for 20 years. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband, John, adult children and grandkids.

  • Andrea
    Schedule Coordinator

    Andrea is our Schedule Coordinator. Her friendly personality and warm smile welcomes patients as they walk in the door. When she is away from the office, her two daughters Hope and Grace keep her very busy! She enjoys cheering them on at the soccer field and watching them in the dance studio.

  • Brenda
    Financial Coordinator

    Brenda is our Financial Coordinator. Her knowledge and dedication make her invaluable to patients and the team. She has been with the practice for 21 years. In her free time, she loves spending time with her family and friends and enjoys cooking, reading, music and cheering on all New England teams, especially the Patriots!

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  • Overview

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  • Sealants

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  • Your Rights and Responsibilities as a Patient

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  • Medications

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  • Oral Piercing

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  • Scaling and Root Planing

    Some cases of acute periodontal (gum) disease that do not respond to more conventional treatment and self-care such as flossing may require a special kind of cleaning called scaling and root planing. The procedure begins with administration of a local anesthetic to reduce any discomfort. Then, a small ...

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  • Toothaches

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Sanford Family Dental

Monday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Tuesday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Wednesday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Thursday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Friday:

8:00 am-4:00 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed