Dr. Sandra F. Cove

Dr. Sandra F. Cove

Dr. Sandra F. Cove earned her doctor of medical dentistry degree from the prestigious Tufts University School of Dental Medicine in 1992, Magna Cum Laude. While attending the University, Dr Cove was honored with the Merit Scholarship Award, as well as clinical excellence in Restorative Dentistry, Dental and Removable Partial Dentures. She was also elected by the Honorary Dental Society as a member of the Omicron Kappa Upsilon.

Prior to attending the Tufts University, Dr.Cove received her undergraduate degree in Health Science from Northeastern University in 1987. She attended Forsyth School for Dental Hygienists and attained her hygiene degree and license in 1985.

Dr. Cove has an extensive history of dentists in her family consisting of eighteen dentists over four generations. Her great, great grandfather would travel from door to door for patients with toothaches. He became a Canvasser and traveled throughout the North of England by horse and carriage in the 1930’s.

With a commitment to delivering the highest level of contemporary, comprehensive and compassionate dental care, Dr. Cove established her own practice in Ashland in 1999. Dedicated to staying current and proficient with leading edge dentistry, she has incorporated some of the most advanced dental technology and techniques into her practice, and participates regularly in continuing education and advanced training courses throughout the country.

She has attained her Accredited Fellowship status with The Academy of General Dentistry, and is currently pursing her Mastership. The Academy of General Dentistry is the largest international organization dedicated to the art and science of general and specialized dentistry. Fellowship accreditation demands meeting all the requirements of an Accredited Member and successfully presenting 1100 additional clinical cases to the Board of Academy of General Dentistry. Only 2% of dental professionals have achieved this status. She recently passed the written four hour examination consisting of 17 disciplines of dentistry.

Her passion and dedication in dentistry has been recognized throughout the community. Dr. Cove and her team have been awarded the Readers Choice Awards; Best Dentists for many years in Ashland, and the surrounding towns.

Dr. Cove was elected as a director to the Executive Council of the Tufts University Dental Alumni Association (TUDAA) in 2014. The Executive Council votes on topics including fundraising allocations, events and programming, alumni award recipients, and enjoys a close connection with the Offices of the Dean and Development and Alumni Relations. She continues to be a Co-Chair for alumni reunions with Tufts University School of Dental Medicine. She also volunteers within her dental community, namely with The Massachusetts Dental Society annual Yankee Dental Convention for the past 15 years, in various positions.

As well as being recently appointment to be the chairman of the New Dentist Committee for The Metro-West District Dental Society, and on the executive board. She has been honored to be a Co-Chair of all ofher alumni reunions with TUSDM. Her memberships include:

  • American Dental Association
  • Massachusetts Dental Society
  • American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Academy of Computerized Dentistry
  • Bahamas Dental Association
  • Alumni of The LD Pankey Institute
  • Alumni of Tufts University School of Dental Medicine
  • Spear Education Faculty Member
  • Cerec Doctors Academic Member

Dr. Cove enjoys spending time outside the office with her wonderful family. She enjoys all water sports; skiing, scuba diving, fishing as well as snowboarding, rock climbing and mountain biking.