Dr. John H. Poppenberg was born and raised in Bemidji, Minnesota. He graduated from the University of Minnesota in 1981, and completed his dental training at the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry in 1985.
After completing a one year General practice residency, he joined Southern Heights Dental Group.
In his spare time, Dr. Poppenberg enjoys his daily jog around Faribault, where is affectionately known as the “Happy Trotter.” His pet peeve – walkers who pass him when he is out for a run. An avid traveler himself, Dr. Poppenberg loves to hear travel stories and suggestions for fun places to see. His dental motto: Saving the world one tooth at a time.
Dr. Poppenberg is married with two children.