Being an orthodontist is the best way to combine my love for the sciences and detailed artistic creation. I get to work with individuals who are excited about transforming their lives by changing their smiles, and creating unique works of art that everyone can admire and enjoy.
Dr. Poppell attended the University of Florida. There he received his Doctorate of Dental Medicine (DMD) and was inducted into the National Dental Honor Society, Omicron Kappa Upsilon. He remained at the University of Florida, completing his orthodontic residency, and then established Poppell Orthodontics in the Debary area.
A large part of Dr. Poppell’s success, and that of his patients, is a due to his ongoing pursuit of continuing education. Through active participation in the St. John’s Orthodontic Study Club, he learns from and with his peers. Together, they share insights and experiences with various treatment modalities, discuss complex cases, and review new approaches to treatment.
Dr. Poppell also participates in Practical Reviews in Orthodontics. This affords him access to a broad spectrum of professional journals reviewing the latest orthodontic research.