Meet Dr. Neil Johnson

Dr. Neil Johnson grew up in Eagan, Minnesota.  After completing his Bachelor of Science in biomedical engineering and cognitive science at Washington University in St. Louis, he received a Ph.D. in Neuroscience where he developed a novel intranasal delivery method to numb teeth, and received a Doctor of Dental Surgery at the University of Minnesota.  Before joining Centennial Lakes Dental Group in 2016, Dr. Johnson practiced dentistry in St. Paul and White Bear Lake and has extensive knowledge through clinical research in managing complex medical patients, complex treatment planning, and dental technology.

Dr. Johnson is a compassionate and comprehensive general dentist who personalizes each patient’s care to deliver superior esthetic results and people leave wanting to come back!

Dr. Johnson lives in the local area and in his free time he enjoys spending time with his wife, two children, and dog. Dr. Johnson’s family enjoys bicycling on a 5-rider bike, 3D printing, exploring parks and restaurants, volunteering, traveling, and taking lots of pictures along the way.

Professional Affiliations

  •  American Dental Association
  • Minnesota Dental Association
  • Minneapolis District Dental Society
  • Academy of General Dentistry
  • International and American Association for Dental Research