Dr. Dawn Sammons, DO

Physician (MD, DO)


Cosmetic Dermatology,
Dermatologic Surgery

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Oakview Dermatology, LLC
2111 East State Street
Athens, Ohio 45701 [MAP]
For an appointment , call (740) 566-4621
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About Me

Dr. Dawn Sammons, DO is a board-certified dermatologist providing care to patients in the Columbus and Dayton, Ohio area at Oakview Dermatology.

She has lived in Southeast Ohio for over 20 years and is the Founder of Oakview Dermatology.

Medical Expertise

Dr. Sammons specializes in medical, surgical and cosmetic dermatologist. She has expertise treating a variety of skin conditions, including acne, eczema, rosacea, psoriasis and skin cancer and offers a range of non-invasive aesthetic procedures to providing a more youthful apperance, including photodynamic therapy (PDT) for the treatment of actinic keratoses, laser therapy for hair removal, vein therapy for varicose veins and CoolSculpting.

Conditions Treated

Aging Skin & Wrinkles
Allergic Contact Dermatitis
Atopic Dermatitis
Hair Loss (Balding)
Seborrheic Keratosis
Skin Cancer

Procedures & Services

Botox® Cosmetic

Patient Education Resources

Biologic Medications for Psoriasis at Oakview Dermatology, LLC
“Biologics” is the name given to a class of medications derived from natural proteins, unlike other medications that are derived from chemicals. In the last decade, the FDA has approved several biologics for the treatment of psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis. Although modeled after proteins found in humans or animals, the biologics used for the treatment of psoriasis are created in a sterile laboratory. (They are not extracted from living animals). Today, all biologics used for...
Seborrheic Dermatitis at Oakview Dermatology, LLC
Seborrheic dermatitis is a very common, scaling rash that tends to occur in areas where the skin is oily. Commonly affected areas include the scalp (dandruff), eyebrows, eyelids (blepharitis), ears, nasal folds, armpits, and groin. It is a chronic condition that can appear any time after puberty, fluctuates in severity, and may persist indefinitely.  It is believed that seborrheic dermatitis is caused by an overabundance of a normally harmless skin yeast (malassezia). The yeast produces ...

Education & Training

Dr. Dawn Sammons is a 2003 graduate of Ohio University's College of Osteopathic Medicine and completed her dermatology residency in June of 2008. She is an associate clinical professor at Ohio University's College of Osteopathic Medicine.

Dr. Sammons is a 2003 graduate of Ohio University's College of Osteopathic Medicine and completed her dermatology residency with O’Bleness Memorial Hospital in June of 2008.

Professional Affiliations

Oakview Dermatology, LLC

At Oakview Dermatology, our priority is to deliver exceptional quality dermatologic care, in a comfortable and convenient setting.

Our friendly and experienced medical staff will listen and respond to your medical needs and counsel you on the best ways to maintain and improve your health --- providing you with the individualized attention you deserve.