Meet Dr. Ed

Dr. Sterling hails from Chicago, Illinois. He has lived, taught and practiced in our community for over 35 years.

Dr. Sterling’s Bachelor of Science was earned at the University of Illinois at Chicago. He received his Doctor of Dental Surgery from the University of Illinois. He attended the University of Oregon for his specialty training in Pediatric Dentistry. He holds an appointment to the medical / dental staff at Nationwide Children’s Hospital. He is currently a professor emeritis in the section of Pediatric Dentistry at The Ohio State University College of Dentistry.


  • Columbus Dental Society
  • Ohio Dental Association
  • American Dental Association
  • Ohio Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
  • is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
  • is a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry

Dr. Sterling has been actively involved with the Special Olympics, the Humanitarian Foundation of the Grottoes of North America and various community agencies. He also volunteers for the Performing Arts events in Columbus.

Dr. Sterling's leisure time activities include handball, CBJ (though he is a longtime Red Wings fan), movies and travel.