Our Dental Professionals
Our happy, healthy dental practice is here to serve your oral health needs. Check out the real people you’ll meet in our office.
Dr. Brant Sandifer
Dr. Brant Sandifer grew up in Tifton, Georgia. He received his undergraduate degree in Biology from the University of Georgia where he graduated Summa Cum Laude. After his time in Athens, Dr. Sandifer attended the Dental College of Georgia at Augusta University where he earned a Doctor of Dental Medicine.
Dr. Sandifer has been living and practicing dentistry in Athens since 2017. He is passionate about creating beautiful, healthy smiles that last a lifetime. Dr. Sandifer is excited to join Dr. George as they continue to treat patients with quality care and compassion. Dr. Sandifer is married to his high school sweetheart, Abbey, and they have two sons, Ezra and Remy. He is an avid outdoorsman and a huge Bulldog fan. Dr. Sandifer and his family are actively involved at Athens Church.
Drew Richardson, DMD
Dr. Drew Richardson is a South GA native turned CSRA convert. He completed his undergraduate degree in Biology from the University of Georgia where he graduated Summa Cum Laude. Immediately after graduation he worked in a research lab developing micronutrients for citrus trees. After his time in Athens, Dr. Richardson attended the Dental College of Georgia at Augusta University where he earned a Doctor of Dental Medicine as a prestigious Hinman Scholar. Dr. Richardson graduated 2nd in his class and was initiated into the Phi Kappa Phi and Omicron Kappa Upsilon Honors Societies.
Dr. Richardson’s treatments focus in the areas of cosmetic and general dentistry to include fillings, crowns and bridges, removable partials and dentures, teeth whitening and more. He is committed to fully educating his patients and partnering with them to achieve the highest level of oral health.
Dr. Richardson continues his professional training and education through his memberships in the American Dental Association, South Carolina Dental Association, and Georgia Dental Association. He enjoys giving back to his community; he has donated his services to local CSRA dental clinics including the Hope Dental Clinic and Christ Community Clinic. Dr. Richardson also had the privilege of serving on a Dental Mission Trip Team to Hinche, Haiti in the summer of 2016.
When not practicing dentistry, Dr. Richardson enjoys spending time with his wife, Molly. He is an avid college football fan and loves to cheer on his beloved Bulldawgs. He also enjoys outdoor activities including fishing, gardening, running, and disc golfing.
Dr. R. Lawrence George
Dr. George is a 1971 graduate of the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry. He was one of four dental students that exempted the fourth year of dental school because of scholastic and clinical achievements. He was allowed to practice in a U.S. Public Health Service Hospital until graduation.
Beginning his practice in the Athens area, Dr. George has performed extensive restorative dentistry including restoring dental implants. He was one of the first in this area to do cosmetic dentistry and has placed veneers since 1972.