Meet Dr. Stafford

Dr. Stafford and his staff are committed to providing the highest quality of orthodontic care, and are proud to welcome you and your family to the practice. Dr. Stafford’s philosophy is to treat patients as if they were his own family, with respect and without compromise, in a low-stress, state-of-the-art environment. He enjoys discovering each patient's unique and beautiful smile through the process of orthodontic treatment.

A native of California, Dr. Stafford has been serving Pleasanton and the surrounding communities since 1997. He attended college at UC Berkeley, where he graduated in 1983 (Go Bears!). He received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the UC San Francisco School of Dentistry in 1987. Dr. Stafford completed his specialty residency in Orthodontics at UCLA in 1995. He is an orthodontist, and as such, limits his practice to orthodontic treatment for kids and adults of all ages. 

Dr. Stafford is currently a member of the:


His memberships within the orthodontic community provide him with many opportunities for continuing education, which he participates in regularly to offer his patients the most advanced orthodontic treatment options.

Dr. Stafford and his wife, Cynthia, have been married for 27 years, and live in Pleasanton. Their daughter, Olivia, graduated from college in 2015 and now lives and works in San Diego. Willie, their son, is currently a student at the University of Oregon.