Dr. Sammons

Dr. Frederick H. Sammons is a native of Huntington, West Virginia. He graduated from Huntington High School and attended the University of Kentucky for undergraduate school. He received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from West Virginia University and as a graduating dental student, was elected to the Omicron Kappa Upsilon Dental Honor Society.

Upon graduation, Dr. Sammons worked in the Prosthodontic Department at the West Virginia University Dental School as an instructor. After teaching full time, he entered the Graduate Program of Orthodontics at West Virginia University, receiving his Masters Degree in the dental specialty of Orthodontics in 1980. Since graduation, Dr. Sammons has practiced orthodontics in the Huntington, Barboursville, and Teays Valley area.

Dr. Sammons is active in various civic organizations, has lectured to local community groups, and regularly attends continuing education seminars. He is a member of the Huntington Downtown Kiwanis Club and a supporter of Marshall University.

He is a member of the Southern Association of Orthodontists and American Association of Orthodontists. Dr. Sammons is the Past President of both the Huntington Dental Society and the West Virginia Orthodontic Association.

Dr. Sammons is married to Elizabeth, a Huntington native, and they have two children, Maggie and Drew.


Dr. Adams

Dr. Frederick H. Sammons' daughter Maggie joined the practice in May of 2011. Maggie is a graduate of Huntington High School and attended the University of Kentucky for undergraduate school. She received her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 2008 and her Masters degree in orthodontics from West Virginia University in 2011. Dr. Adams' thesis titled the"AP Relationship of the Maxillary Central Incisors to the Forehead in Adult White Males is being published in the World Journal of Orthodontics.

Dr. Adams is a member of the Southern Association of Orthodontists and the American Association of Orthodontists. She is also an active member of the Huntington Dental Society, currently serving as Treasurer. The foundation of her treatment philosophy is based on Andrews Six Elements of Orofacial Harmony.

Dr. Adams is married to Jeremy Adams, a Huntington native. They have one child, a daughter named Josie.


Staff

Bonnie Simpkins - Secretary
Missy Curtis - New Patient Coordinator
Denise Fischer - Receptionist
Stacie Deerfield - Orthodontic Assistant
Lori Rayburn - Orthodontic Assistant
Kaytlyn Workman - Orthodontic Assistant
Deanna Tarter - Orthodontic Assistant
Melissa Grass - Orthodontic Assistant
Jennifer Osborne - Sterilization Assistant
Mary Frush - Records Coordinator
Alisha Harbour - Lab Coordinator