About Us

Meet The Team

Dr. Angela Canfield

Licensed by both the Georgia Board of Dentistry and National Board of Dentistry, Dr. Angela Canfield is a dentist trained to provide dental implants, one-day crowns, bridges, dental surgery, porcelain veneers, cosmetic bonding, and teeth whitening.

Dr. Canfield graduated from West Virginia University School of Dentistry in 2005 with a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. While attending the West Virginia School of Dentistry, she completed advanced courses in restorative and cosmetic dentistry as well as orthodontics and periodontics. She earned her undergraduate degree in biology with an emphasis in nutrition and gerontology from West Virginia University.

In 2005, she bought Premier Dental Designs in Rincon, Georgia, and in October 2014, Dr. Canfield opened her second dental practice, Sandfly Family Dental in Savannah.

Dr. Canfield is a member of the American Dental Association, the American Association of Women Dentists, Georgia Dental Association, Southeastern District Dental Association, Effingham County Chamber of Commerce, and the Savannah Chamber of Commerce.

Before becoming a dentist, Dr. Canfield lived in West Virginia where she was born and raised. She now lives on Dutch Island with her husband, daughter, fur children, and a few backyard chickens. They are members of the Savannah Christian Church.

In her spare time, she enjoys playing the piano, gardening, reading, cooking, boating, and spending time with her family and friends.

Dr. Canfield was voted Top Dentist in Savannah area in 2012 and 2013
“I’m smiling because I love educating and working with my patients. Helping them to understand and participate in the best oral and overall health they can obtain in the No. 1 reason I chose to become a dentist.” – Dr. Angela Canfield

Paige Boykin

Dental Hygienist

Paige Boykin is a Dental Hygienist at Premier Dental Designs, where she cleans teeth and gums, collects medical history, conducts oral cancer screenings, and educates patients on the dietary and hygienic practices necessary to maintain proper oral health. She received her Dental Hygiene Associate of Science Degree from Savannah Technical College.

Paige is passionate about educating Savannah’s youth athletes on the value of sports safety and encouraging physical activity for its overall health benefits. In addition to being an avid runner and participant in almost every charitable race in the low country, she has been an active volunteer for the past six years with the Canfield Mouth Shield Program, which custom-fits mouth guards for local student-athletes. Paige’s favorite part of her work as a Dental Hygienist is the opportunity to learn about her patients and from her patients. 

Paige is a native of Effingham County. She married her husband in 2015 and gave birth to her daughter in April of 2020. In her free time, Paige enjoys traveling, baking, and shopping.

Kim Jackson

Dental Hygienist

Kim Jackson is a Dental Assistant at Sandfly Family Dental and Premier Dental Designs, where she aids in cleaning patients’ teeth and gums, procures dental impressions, sterilizes equipment and instruments, conducts teeth-whitening treatments, and educates patients on the dietary and hygienic practices necessary to maintain proper oral health. Kim received her Dental Assisting degree from Savannah Technical College and joined Sandfly Family Dental and Premier Dental Designs in 2014. Originally from Pembroke, Ga., Kim graduated from Armstrong Atlantic State University with a Liberal Arts Degree before pursuing dentistry. Kim balances her passion for being outdoors, whether camping or at the beach, with the thrill of true crime documentaries. Above all, she loves to spend time being a mother and wife to her young family.

Kathy Candler

Patient Coordinator

Kathy Candler is a Dental Receptionist for Premier Dental Designs and Sandfly Family Dental. She can be counted upon to make patients feel at ease, whether they are visiting for a routine cleaning or are experiencing a dental emergency. Kathy also maintains all of the offices’ detailed patient records and insurance forms and facilitates appointment scheduling and billing. Kathy is originally from Wilmington, N.C. She previously served in the United States Navy, received her MBA, and worked as a real estate marketing professional. Outside of work, Kathy can be found camping, kayaking, going to concerts, reading a good book, or spending quality time with her husband.