Meet Dr. Foisy

Erik was born in Grand Junction, Colorado and grew up in Southern Utah. As a youth he had the opportunity to live in Chile for two years where he learned to speak fluent Spanish.  Erik has served in The United States Military since 1999; initially as an artillery officer in the Army National Guard and as of most recently a Dental Officer in the Army.  From 2005 to 2006 Erik defended our freedom and served combat tour in Iraq. Erik, his wife Savannah and their three children moved to the Valley in July of 2020, traveling cross-country from Virginia. When Erik’s away from the office he enjoys mountain biking, loves water-sports and spending times exploring the outdoors. 

Professional Affiliations/Memberships

  • American Association of Endodontists
  • American Dental Association
  • Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental Honor Society

Education

  • Endodontic Certificate, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry
  • DMD, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
  • BS, University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Honors and Awards

  • UNLV SDM Valedictorian
  • Delta Dental Leadership Award
  • Inductee, Omicron Kappa Upsilon 
  • OKU William S. Kramer Award
  • ADA Foundation Dental Student Scholarship award
  • E. Steven Smith Honorary Dental Society Inductee
  • Dean’s List
  • Army Commendation Medal, Army Achievement Medal, Good Conduct Medal, Combat Action Badge