Dentist in Muskegon, MI

All our professionals at Susanne M. Sanford, D.D.S. maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in dentistry.

Dr. Susanne M. Sanford,D.D.S.

Dr. Susanne M Sanford received a Bachelor of Science in Biology from Michigan State University before completing her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Michigan. 

She is a member of the American Dental Association, Michigan Dental Association, Muskegon District Dental Society, and the Chicago Dental Society. 

Dr. Sanford loves her patients and prides herself in keeping up with the latest technology available for dentistry. 

Dr. Sanford is married and has two sons. She enjoys watching their many sporting events! She also likes to read, travel, and go boating. 





Jill Lieto, RDH

Jill graduated from Ferris State University with an associate’s degree in Dental Hygiene.  She has been working with Dr. Sanford for ten years, prior to that she spent several years working in the specialty of Periodontics (which deals with treating diseases of the gum tissue and bone).  Jill’s goal has always been to educate her patients and provide them with the information they need to improve their oral health which contributes to the well being of their overall general health.  She finds it very rewarding and enjoys working with her patients to help them achieve a healthy smile.

Jill is married and the mother of three sons. She is a proud grandparent to 4 beautiful grandchildren. She enjoys traveling and spending time with family and friends.



Kelly, RDH 

Kelly graduated from Kalamazoo Valley Community College with an associates in Dental Hygiene. She has worked as a hygienist for fives years, and has been with Dr. Sanford for the last 3 years. Kelly is a people person and loves building a relationship with her patients. Her goals as a hygienist are to help others by education them to achieve a healthy smile. 

When Kelly is not working she is spending quality time with her husband and young daughter. She also enjoys spending time with family and friends.




Cheryl, CDA, RDA

Cheryl has worked as a dental assistant for over 35 years, and over 6 years with Dr. Sanford.  She feels continuing education is very important so that patients may have the best dental experience possible. 

When Cheryl is not working, she enjoys being out doors, gardening, and spending time with friends and family, especially with her children and grandchildren.









Anne, Administrative Assistant 


Anne is our scheduling & financial coordinator. She is a jack of all trades!! Anne is one of the first smiling faces you will see when you walk into our office. She has worked with Dr. Sanford for 20 years. Anne enjoys the relationships she has developed with our patients over the years, and looks forward to seeing them.

Anne is married and has an awesome dog named Nellie.