Craig R. Sanford, DDS
Expert in General and Laser Dentistry
Craig R. Sanford, DDS

Craig Sanford, DDS offers premium dental servicesDr. Craig R. Sanford is a time-honored, award-winning dentist who offers a wide range of general and laser dentistry services in Nantucket, Massachusetts. You’ll feel at ease knowing that Dr. Sanford is dedicated to providing the best care for you, which includes:

  • Endodontic Therapy
  • Periodontal Therapy
  • Restorative Dental Treatments
  • Crown & Bridge Placements
  • Implant Restoration and Denture Fabrication
  • Laser Treatment
  • Customized Invisalign Clear Braces
  • Oral Surgery

Dr. Sanford is dedicated to creating and preserving beautiful smiles and wonderful dental experiences. He completed a General Practice Residency at Irwin Army Hospital in Fort Riley, Kansas, and earned a Doctor of Dental Surgery at Georgetown University as well as a Bachelor of Science in Biology at Norwich University. Dr. Sanford is certified to practice a wide array of dental procedures, and maintains an exceptional degree of professionalism. Among many other honors, Dr. Sanford is a winner of Georgetown University’s American Academy of Oral Pathology Award, Norwich University’s Burke Memorial Award, and an Army Commendation Medal from the 766th Medical Department, Baumholder, Germany.


Visit Dr. Craig R. Sanford’s practice today, and experience the full benefits of innovative dental technology, professionalism and skill. Keep smiling!


Dr. Craig Sanford will devote his time to listening to and fulfilling your individual dental needs. He is committed to working with and getting to know you as a patient, and his goal is to provide the most beneficial treatment for your necessities based on your personal conditions.


Dentist Craig R. Sanford, DDS in Nantucket, Massachusetts practices a full scope of general and laser dentistry

Dr. Sanford is now offering NIGHTLASE™SMOOTHLASE™LIPLASE and PIPS™ Laser treatments, in addition to his current Laser restorative (fillings), periodontics (gum and bone surgery) and endodontic (root canal) laser-assisted therapy. Dr. Sanford had the opportunity to train with Dr. Harvey Schiffman and Dr. Mark Colonna whose protocols and clinical therapy initiated the following treatments.


  • A non-ablative procedure with the Fotona Lightwalker™ Er:YAG Laser to tighten and elevate the uvula, soft palate and surrounding tissues to reduce SNORING.
  • It is also an alternative or additional treatment for patients with Obstructive Sleep Apnea who cannot tolerate a CPAP or Oral Appliance.
  • No Anesthesia-Needles required and No Pre-Op or Post-Op Pain.


  • Intra-oral Laser Facial Rejuvenation using Fractionalized Er:YAG laser energy from the Fotona Lightwalker™ Laser, which allows for new collagen to form in the treated areas of the FACE.
  • This procedure treats existing and prevents new FACIAL WRINKLES formation with the addition of new collagen rather than injecting toxic or foreign materials.


  • A Fractionalized Er:YAG Laser treatment with the Fotona Lightwalker Laser to Rejuvenate, Define, Plump and Increase Volume of the Lips.


  • Photon Induced Photoacoustic Streaming is a use of Laser energy from the Fotona Lightwalker™ Laser to ultra-clean root canals of teeth prior finishing root canal treatment. 



Craig R. Sanford, DDS
General Dentistry, Laser Dentistry
Fellow: Academy of Laser Dentistry
25 Appleton Road
Nantucket, MA 02554
p: 508-825-0835
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