Meet the Doctor


Sarah S. De Sanz, D.D.S.  




Sarah de Sanz, D.D.S. received her dental degree from from the University of California, San Francisco in 1993. Following a General Practice Residency at the Veteran's Affairs Medical Center in San Francisco she returned to UCSF where she completed a Fellowship in Oral Medicine and post-graduate training in Periodontology in 1998. She is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology.

Dr. de Sanz's specialty practice focuses on periodontics including LANAP laser surgery, dental implant surgery and oral medicine delivered in a caring environment where patient comfort and safety is foremost in importance. In addition, she is uniquely skilled in the management of geriatric and medically compromised patients, equipped to provide treatment in both an office or hospital setting. In the interest of patient comfort, she offers intravenous sedation during surgery.

In addition to her private practice, Dr. de Sanz holds a clinical faculty position at the UCSF School of Dentistry, Department of Stomatology. She also is on staff at the California Pacific Medical Center, Department of Surgery.
Dr. de Sanz is a member of the American Association of Periodontology, California Society of Periodontists,  American Dental Association, California Dental Association, San Francisco Dental Society,  the American Academy of Oral Medicine, and the Academy of Osseointegration.

Dr. de Sanz lives in Marin with her husband Greg, two sons, Jack and Will, and yellow labs, Joe and Teddy.