Dr. Ammons was born July 26, 1955 in Sanford, N.C. He grew up in the Deep River community north of Sanford and attended elementary and high school at Deep River High School graduating in 1973. Following high school, he attended Sandhills Community College where he received an Associate of Science degree. He then went to the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill where he graduated in 1977 with a Bachelor of Arts in biology. After completing his undergraduate studies Dr. Ammons entered Life Chiropractic College in Marietta Georgia. He completed the curriculum for his Doctor of Chiropractic degree, graduating Cum Laude, in the June class of 1980.
- While attending Life Chiropractic College and for six months after graduation Dr. Ammons was fortunate enough to intern at the Sweat Chiropractic Clinic with Dr. Roy Sweat.
- Dr. Ammons successfully completed testing for the National Board of Chiropractic Examiners in 1980 and the North Carolina Board of Chiropractic Examiners in 1981
- Ammons Chiropractic Clinic opened at 610 E. Main Street, Sanford, North Carolina in April of 1981.
- Dr. Ammons has been an active member of the North Carolina Chiropractic Association since 1981.
- Dr. Ammons was initially board certified in the Atlas Orthogonal program by the R.W. Sweat Research Foundation (cert. #022) and later attained Board Certified Atlas Orthogonist recognition through Sherman College of Chiropractic (cert. #021).
- Dr. Ammons has attended Atlas Orthogonal Advanced Seminars yearly since 1981.
- Dr. Ammons has 50+ hours in postgraduate anatomy dissection seminars at Life University with Dr. Roy Sweat.
- Dr. Ammons is a charter member of the R.W. Sweat Research Foundation and has served on the Board of Directors since its inception.
- Dr. Ammons was charter member of the Jonesboro Rotary Club.
- Dr. Ammons has been advanced proficiency rated in Activator Methods Chiropractic Technique as a secondary procedure.
- Dr. Ammons present office location is at 1401 Greenway Court, Sanford, N.C.
Dr. Ammons is an active member of New Hope Church Sanford. He serves monthly on first contact and is involved in a weekly, church sponsored, small group bible study. He also enjoys hunting, fishing, and occasionally working on the family farm. Dr. Ammons is happily married since 1983 to Terry Fletcher Ammons and they have three children and three wonderful grandchildren.