Our staff are the backbone to the amazing atmosphere we've created in our office. We are not only qualified and experienced, but also passionate about our work and care for our patients.
Rodger’s family moved to Las Vegas in 1963 from Southern California. He graduated from Edward W. Clark High School in 1975. After High School he left Las Vegas for five years to attend the University of Iowa. After returning from Iowa, he entered the Clark County Community College Dental Hygiene Program in 1982. He was elected the 1983-84 Student Class President while in the Dental Hygiene Program. Rodger graduated with High Honors in 1984 with an Associate of Arts degree in Dental Hygiene from the Clark County Community College.
He served as the President of the Southern Nevada Dental Hygienist’s Association from 1988-89. He was an Adjunct Dental Hygiene Faculty Instructor at the Clark County Community College Dental Hygiene Program from 1991 to 1997.
Rodger began working for Dr. Sanford in October of 1990. He has enjoyed a long and rewarding association with Dr. Sanford as a member of his practice.
Andrea South is one of our fantastic dental hygienists. She is a Minnesota native moving to Las Vegas in 2008. She received an Associate degree of Applied Science in Dental Hygiene from North Dakota State College of Science in 2007.
Andrea is active in continuing education and is certified in advanced laser therapy. She current on the latest hygiene technology to promote healthy gums and teeth and is dedicated to providing a compassionate experience.
Andrea and her husband enjoy hiking at Red Rock Canyon. Camping, water skiing wakeboarding and pretty much all outdoor activitives.
Dianne was born in the Philippines before moving to Hawaii as a teenager. Dianne started dental assisting in 1992 and has been a vital team member of Dr. Sanford’s for 18 years. She is passionate about providing excellent care for all patients.
Dianne loves to travel and has to been to 15 countries and counting!
Jovhanna was born and raised in Henderson NV. She has been in the dental field for 15 years, 8 of those years with Dr. Sanford. She stays current on the newest in dental education and management and is dedicated to helping our patients.
Jovhanna graduated the Art Institutes of Las Vegas in 2007. She is active in the artist community in Las Vegas and creates mosaic art when she’s not at the office.
Jovhanna and her husband have a son and are an avid football and baseball fans. She’s a huge fan of the New England Patriots and Los Angeles Dodgers.