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.
Karli Garcia is one of our fantastic dental hygienists. She was born and raised in Las Vegas, where she received her Associates of Science in Dental Hygiene. Karli is an active member of the Southern Nevada Dental Hygiene Association where she helps her fellow colleagues and her community. She is certified in Laser Periodontal Therapy and stays current on the latest hygiene technology to promote healthy gums and teeth.
Karli enjoys traveling to National Parks as well as traveling out of the country.
Dianne was born in the Philippines, moved to Hawaii when she was 14 years old. Dianne started her dental assisting career in 1992 and has been a vital team member of Dr. Sanford’s team since 1999. She is passionate about providing excellent care for all patients.
Dianne loves to travel and has been to 17 countries so far and counting. Her favorite country that she has visited so far is France and really loved Paris. She goes back to Hawaii 2-3 times a year to visit her family.
Bel is from the beautiful island of Oahu, Hawaii. She is married with 3 children. She has been a Dental Assistant since 2003. Bel moved to Las Vegas with her family in 2015.
On her spare time, you will find her reading a good book, cooking or just spending quality time with her family.
Arlyn moved from Oahu, Hi and has been living in Las Vegas for 10 years. She has been in the dental field for 20 years. She loves to travel, learn new things, eating and spending time with her family. She is currently working on her Bachelors degree for Healthcare Management and is a part of American Association of Dental Office Management.
She Loves to bowl and watch football with her Husband and kids.