Welcome to Monrovia Family Dentistry!

World-class, lecture-free family dental office,
serving Monrovia & surrounding cities.

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“Monrovia Family Dentistry is committed to serving our community with high-quality dental care in a ”judgement free zone”. We are a group of skilled, kind, and compassionate dental professionals, creating a fun, warm and welcoming environment where our patients feel like family.”

Love this place! Wish I had switched much sooner!
Nicole B
Nicole B
I'm a relatively new patient of 2 yrs. They're always welcoming, friendly & explanatory. They sincerely work with the patient to accommodate their individual needs and/or wantsI recently had abrupt nerve pain. They got me in to see Dr. Sanford within a days time. He knew the exact treatment to hold off the pain until I was able to see the specialist they partner with who performs route canals.I'd highly recommend giving the office a try. The atmosphere & staff is still the small hometown quality feel 🙂
Laurie
Laurie
Love coming into the office! I called several offices due to my wisdom teeth bothering me. They were able to get me right in and immediately gave me a referral to an equally amazing oral surgeon. After healing went back to get a couple fillings. They did amazing, I was in and out within an hour. And the ladies are always just so sweet and accommodating. They have my forever business!Thank you Monrovia Family Dental Team!
Ariel Floyd
Ariel Floyd
This is a great dentistry! All the people that take care of me are polite, very knowledgeable and are great!
Anthony Oliver
Anthony Oliver
Been going for a few years...Excellent service, Professional and friendly...
jack frost
jack frost
Staff is always friendly. Best Dental office!!!
Iris Clark
Iris Clark
Very friendly and caring staff. Excellent care and always willing to help with your needs.
Tammy Cole
Tammy Cole
Friendly, courteous, professional, and most of all, caring and gentle. I used to dread going to the dentist but now I don't mind going. Highly recommend Monrovia Family Dentistry!
John Miller
John Miller
Friendly and professional! If you are looking for a new dental office you have come to the right place!
Sharon Bridges
Sharon Bridges
Dr Sanford and his team are awesome! They are friendly and gentle and I highly recommend.
jamie
jamie
The staff was very friendly. The facility is beautiful! There was so much space to allow for many people to be seen. Plenty of staff and made sure I understood everything of importance. Felt very welcome and cared about.
Michelle Griffin
Michelle Griffin
The entire staff is so friendly. Dr Hopen was very kind and explained in detail a plan that was designed for my specific needs. The entire visit was a pleasant experience, they are knowledgeable and very caring. Making the switch to Monrovia Family Dentistry was an easy choice for me.
Angie Bandy
Angie Bandy
I’ve been using Mr. S for probably going on 8 years. He and his staff are the absolute nicest folks. He isn’t one to overcharge you for something you don’t need. He has even worked with us with his in house packages of dental care when we didn’t have insurance. I HIGHLY recommend these folks!
Adam Henderson
Adam Henderson
The best dentist I have ever been to the staff is super nice a true friendly and clean environment would definitely recommend to anyone looking for a good dentist
Isaiah Raikes
Isaiah Raikes
These are the nicest people ever. They understand that people are scared and they go slow. I highly recommend them. If you struggle with your teeth and you’ve been on the fence about going to the dentist for whatever reason, I strongly encourage you to call this dentist and just make an appointment to talk to them. It’s very scary but the outcome is the end goal and you need to do this for yourself. It can change your life in such a positive and beautiful way. And out of all the Dentists I’ve ever visited, this is the only one where I didn’t feel judged at all and I left feeling calm and peaceful and happy that I visited. They do great work!
G Norris
G Norris
Dr. Sanford has to be the best dentist in the entire world along with his staff. If you are as scared and nervous about going as i am, you will never go to anyone else. They are the most caring,gentle, compassionate, and professional dentists you can find.
MATT THOMPSON
MATT THOMPSON
Great team! Very understanding and helpful. Dental is usually a big thing I don't like to deal with. They've made it easy!
jenn arrowood
jenn arrowood
I look forward to my twice-yearly visits to Monrovia Family Dentistry. The new facility is clean and modern, spacious with state-of-the-art equipment. The front desk staff are friendly and efficient. My hygienist, Natalie, is super professional. I can trust that she will do a great cleaning followed by a check up with Dr. Sanford. He's the best!
Lynn Oliver
Lynn Oliver
By far the dentist that changed my entire life. Years of horrible experiences and refusing to go! Then I was referred to Monrovia and I’ll never look back. Highly, HIGHLY recommend.
Destiny Endsley
Destiny Endsley
My husband, daughter and myself have had great experiences there each time we’ve went. I had Molly most recently and she is such a sweetheart! Very friendly place!
Mindy Mayes
Mindy Mayes
Absolutely amazing, top quality work with the most professional friendly staff. Always 100% satisfied!! 🦷🪥
Tiffany Alsept
Tiffany Alsept
Amazing staff and environment for any dental needs. Thank you all!
Jannon Langdon
Jannon Langdon
Wonderful staff and the Dr was very caring!!! I will recommend
Stephanie Horsley
Stephanie Horsley
Dr. Mark Sanford and team did an exceptional job for me yesterday! Michelle me in last minute, Donna did a meticulous job on my filling, and entire procedure done in under an hour. If you’re looking for exceptional dental care at a reasonable price … this is the place! So fortunate to have true professionals right here in Monrovia.
K C M
K C M
Molly was my hygienist today and she is amazing. Very personal experience and relaxing. She took time to explain and show me any problem areas. She connected with on her personal experiences. She's very good and detailed focused on her work. The office staff were warm and friendly as well. The Dentist came in and he was very nice and professional as well. Thank you all.- Heather Dickinson
Nevaya Dickinson
Nevaya Dickinson
A wonderful place to go and get some work done. I went a little nervous because I had to have a cavity fixed. They repaired everything and I never felt a moment of pain. Donna did a wonderful job. Cannot recommend these guys enough.
Brandon Adkisson
Brandon Adkisson
I was able to get in quickly and have all of my concerns addressed. Molly was great! Very informative and careful to ensure I was comfortable through my visit.
Chelsea Manzanares
Chelsea Manzanares
Beautiful office and friendly staff :)
Stacey Griffith
Stacey Griffith
Dr. Sanford and his staff are very professional and personable. At a recent visit Dr. Sanford and Madalynn took time to explain several options for a procedure I needed. I did not feel rushed, and very much appreciated their patience.
Debbie Hayden
Debbie Hayden
AMAZING! Dr. Sanford and his staff are ALL friendly, thorough, and do a great job of caring for their patients.
Heaven Najera
Heaven Najera
Beautiful office, friendly staff! My hygienist, Lauren, was amazing! Highly recommend!
Brittany Arnett
Brittany Arnett
Great office and staff. Very welcoming and honest, they take tremendous pride in their work! Job well done! #LevelUp
Craig Ray
Craig Ray
Amazing assistants, hygienists and front desk! The doctors are thorough and personable
Cody C
Cody C
Monrovia Family Dentistry is keeping up with the times with their brand new office. The staff and doctors are great and I don't have to go far to get excellent dental care!
Tony Hadley
Tony Hadley
Amazing office and staff!! Hands down the place to go!
Jade Taylor
Jade Taylor
Very friendly amazing staff wouldn't go anywhere else now
Jenny Smith
Jenny Smith
Best dentist office ever!
Jason Roberts
Jason Roberts
Absolutely love this practice! My entire family goes there. They are welcoming and remember you! You’re not just another patient but they actually care for you. We’ve all had excellent experiences and I cannot recommend them enough!
Lorrie Koons
Lorrie Koons
My experience here went beyond my expectations. I had to travel over an hour to find a place that took my insurance and Monrovia Family Dentistry made it all worth my while. The staff are all absolute ANGELS! The building and equipment are all modern. I felt like a Queen! I was so nervous after not going to the Dentist for years but I look forward to my next appointment because the staff were all so sweet, helpful, lighthearted and intuitive. The Endodontist on site was knowledgeable, kind and answered all my silly questions with lightheartedness. Special shout-out to Molly who filled me in for the most pleasant, and thorough cleaning I’ve ever had. Overall incredible experience. I left feeling like there was hope left in this world.
Summer Freeman
Summer Freeman
Awesome
Scot McFarland
Scot McFarland
Absolutely the best dentist I've ever went to in my entire life 10/10Patient, friendly, very informative, highly recommended.
JD COLE
JD COLE
Natalie cleaned my teeth, she was awesome . Gentle and very caring. I give her a 10 out of 10 !!! Great new office and parking lot !!!
Bruce Dorsett
Bruce Dorsett
Very friendly and caring staff. All 4 grandchildren had positive experiences, even the one with cavities. Great family dentist.
Petra Fox
Petra Fox
Amazing treatment and ppl....love this place...I feel so taking care of...I will be back...☆☆☆☆☆☆☆☆☆
Dorothy Beliles
Dorothy Beliles
Love the new building and the atmosphere inside is fabulous. Most upscale business in all of Monrovia. 😀😃😄
Edward Olleman
Edward Olleman

We believe in providing gentle, caring, and compassionate dental care to all of our patients, young and old. We feel that our patients deserve an easy and affordable way to take care of their dental needs, and strive to maintain a fun, lighthearted atmosphere at our practice.

If you are a person who also believes it’s important to have a long-term, trusting relationship with your dentist, and want to be treated by a doctor who uses the latest dental techniques and technologies, we are the dental practice for you, your family, and friends.

We serve dental patients from all over southwest Indianapolis and surrounding areas. Patients come from cities such as Plainfield, Mooresville, Danville, to be treated by our highly trained and experienced staff.

You probably also want to see a dentist who will look after your pocket book, especially when dealing with dental insurance. We make every attempt to maximize your dental insurance benefits, leaving you as little out of pocket as possible.

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More About Monrovia Family Dentistry

Monrovia Family Dentistry is proud to be an IN-NETWORK PROVIDER for for most dental insurance carriers and plans, such as:

  • Aetna
  • Aflac
  • Always Care
  • Ameritas
  • Anthem
  • Assurant
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Best Life
  • Caresource
  • Cigna
  • Delta Dental
  • DentaQuest
  • Envolve
  • Guardian
  • Humana
  • Lincoln Financial
  • Medicaid
  • Medico
  • Metlife
  • Principal
  • Teamcare
  • UMR
  • United Concordia
  • United Healthcare

We have an in-house dental plan, which is perfect for those who do not currently have dental insurance. Joining the dental plan is a very affordable way to get sizable discounts on dental services. With our dental plan, there is no red tape, no waiting periods, no maximums…it’s completely transparent and easy to understand.

We understand that while most of our patients prefer to be scheduled routinely, others may not. We respect our patients, and their decisions with regards to their dental care. However, taking a proactive approach to dental care can generally help avoid future dental problems and help save you some money in the long term.

Monrovia Family Dentistry Older Dental PatientsWhether you are 2 years old or 102 years old, Monrovia Family Dentistry is well suited to take care of your dental care needs, and give you the affordable smile that you desire.

Choosing a dentist for you and your family is an extremely important decision, a decision we do not take lightly. We are completely humbled and appreciative when a new patient chooses our practice, and look forward to meeting you!

Looking for to establish yourself as a new patient and get your teeth cleaned? Or, you have an emergency situation and need to be seen immediately? We can help!

Please call (317) 996-3391 or email us at monroviafamilydentistry@gmail.com!

Dr Mark Sanford with His FamilyBorn in a small town outside of Indianapolis, Dr. Mark Sanford, DDS and staff provide comprehensive general dentistry, cosmetic dentistry and orthodontics to patients of all ages. A graduate of Indiana University School of Dentistry, Dr. Sanford takes great pride in his Indiana heritage, and enjoys working with fellow Hoosiers.

Monrovia Family Dentistry is located in the heart of Monrovia, Indiana on SR 42 at 253 W Main St, Monrovia, IN 46157. We are next to the Subway restaurant and conveniently just a few miles south of exit #59 off I-70.

Passionate about dentistry, Dr. Sanford is an avid member of many leading professional dental organizations, and is committed to staying up to date with the latest trends in dentistry. Such organizations include American Dental Association (ADA), American Association of Orthodontists (AAO), Indiana Dental Association (IDA), Indiana District Dental Society (IDDS), and Indiana Association of Orthodontists (IAO).

We are also fully accredited members of the Better Business Bureau meeting their accreditation standards with an A+ rating.

Monrovia Family Dentistry OperatoryAs a family dental practice, we are able to keep our patients teeth and gums healthy by scheduling regular, preventative visits, as well as handle a wide variety dental related issues to get our patients oral health fully restored. Our goal during every patient interaction is to keep your mouth healthy and you happy!

There are several possible issues that can cause discomfort or dissatisfaction with a tooth. Our state-of-the-art dental x-ray technology will allow us to make a well-informed, evidence based diagnosis, inhibiting over treatment. Once our diagnosis is made, we share these results and information with the patient, so that he/she understands not only what dental treatment is recommended, but also why we are recommending those dental services.

Sometimes a tooth can be restored to it’s near-optimal form by removing the decay and placing a tooth colored filling, essentially rebuilding the tooth. If too much of the tooth structure is gone by decay and/or trauma, it may need to have a dental crown and root canal. In addition and in some instances, new decay can develop around an old, metal or composite fillings. We are able to remove the decay, and replace those old fillings with tooth colored ones, which can be much more aesthetically pleasing.

If the tooth can’t be salvaged and restored, or the patient elects to have it removed, an extraction would be necessary. Please keep in mind that once a tooth is removed, it’s best to replace that missing tooth with a dental implant, dental bridge, or partial/full denture. By replacing the tooth, you prevent the other teeth from drifting into the open space which can cause numerous other dental issues.

If there are certain aspects of your smile that you are not happy with, we can help!

Cosmetic dental services such as dental veneers, teeth whitening, and dental bonding can dramatically enhance one’s smile, and give that patient a “Hollywood” style smile. Even orthodontics can have a dramatic, positive effect on a person’s smile by making the teeth straighter and more aligned.

We understand that some people haven’t been to the dentist in a long time. We promise we won’t judge you. Life happens. If it’s been a long time since you’ve seen a dentist, chances are that you may have gums issues that are more involved than just a regular cleaning. If this is the case, you may need certain periodontal services which we will inform you of and gladly provide. Healthy gums are a critical foundation for healthy teeth and happy smile.

We all know that friend or family member who covers their mouth when they laugh, mostly due to the lack of confidence with his/her smile. There is hope, and we can help.

Using the latest restorative or cosmetic dental services, Dr. Sanford can help you achieve your ideal smile, which can have a positive impact on your self-confidence, self-esteem, and overall well-being.

Please call (317) 996-3391 or email us at monroviafamilydentistry@gmail.com!

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