Dr. Edward Sammons received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Indiana University in 1991, majoring in Psychology. He was a member of four Big Ten Track & Field Championship teams and set a school record. In 1995, he received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery (DDS) from Indiana University School of Dentistry in Indianapolis. He then spent the next two years completing a residency in pediatric dentistry at Riley Hospital for Children. From 1997 to 1999, he completed his orthodontic certificate at Indiana University School of Dentistry as chief resident. He graduated in 1999 with a Master of Science in Dentistry (MSD) with his thesis centering on cleft lip and cleft palate.
Dr. Sammons is a member of the American Association of Orthodontists, the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, the American Dental Association, the Indiana Dental Association, and West Central Dental Society. He is a board-certified Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. He has served as President of the Indiana University Orthodontic Alumni Association. Currently, he is on staff at the IU Health Arnett Hospital and is on faculty in the pediatric dentistry residency program at Riley Hospital for Children.
In his free time, Dr. Sammons enjoys spending time with his family, fishing, and snowmobiling.