Meet the Doctor
Dr. Robert Sanderson
Dr. Robert Sanderson graduated from the University of Alabama School of Dentistry in May of 1985. Upon graduating from dental school, Dr. Sanderson entered the United States Air Force and was stationed at Keesler Air Force Base in Biloxi, Miss. During his service there, he was able to participate in rotations through all the specialties of dentistry. Upon returning to the Birmingham area, Dr. Sanderson joined a dental practice in Vestavia Hills, Ala., and also began teaching at the University of Alabama School of Dentistry, where he continued for 10 years. He moved to his current location in Hoover, Ala. during 2000.
He is a member of the American Dental Association, the Alabama Dental Association, the Birmingham District Dental Society, and "The Dr. Frank Spear Study Club," a national dental continuing education group.
Emergency dental care is an integral part of his practice. Among the procedures he is able to offer are extractions, root canals, dentures, crowns, bridges, teeth whitening, cosmetic veneers, cosmetic fillings, dental implant restorations and reconstructions.
During his time away from dentistry, Dr. Sanderson enjoys spending time with his wife and two children. They enjoy involvement with their local church and friends, and traveling as a family. He was blessed to have spent his childhood in Brazil while his parents served as missionaries. Dr. Sanderson is fluent in Portuguese and Spanish, a gift that facilitates treating international patients.