Dr. Canal earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree form Indiana University School of Dentistry with Highest Distinction. During his younger years, he attained Eagle Scout with the Boy Scouts of America and was also an avid soccer player. During his undergraduate and dental school years, Dr. Canal was awarded the IU Founders Scholarship, Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society, and the IU Omicron Kappa Upsilon Dental Honor Society and was on the Dean's list all his college career. Dr. Canal was also awarded with the prestigious award for Excellence in Prosthodontics (crowns, bridges, etc.) in his graduating class. In Dr. Canal's later years in dental school, he was also chosen and honored to teach younger dental students skills in restorative dentistry.
For the past three years, he has enjoyed much continued success working in the field of dentistry providing superior care in private practice in Southern Indiana. He now lives in our local area and is married to his wife Caitlin who is also a doctor herself practicing in the field of Pediatric Medicine. Having both grown up in Indianapolis, they are looking forward to continuing to enjoy life here. In their spare time, they enjoy world traveling, playing with their dog June, dinners with family, and are avid fans of Indiana University sports, and the Indianapolis Colts. The addition of Dr. Canal will allow us to help remove any barriers so that nothing stands between your family and excellent dental care. Dr. Canal will be working at both the North and East side offices.