Dr. Wendy Tanner was born and raised in Northeast Minneapolis. She attended the University of Minnesota where she received her Bachelor of General Science and then her Doctorate of Dental surgery in 1987. Dr. Tanner then participated in a one year general practice residency program at the Veterans Administration Medical Center (VAMC), Minneapolis, Minnesota. During her residency she gained experience with more advanced restorative procedures.

Dr. Tanner has been in private practice for over 24 years in the Minneapolis area. She also taught several years as a clinical instructor for Herzing University working with both the dental hygiene and dental assisting students.

Dr. Tanner joined Dr. Jeanni Foss at Edgewood Dental in January 2011 and has really appreciated working with the helpful and highly trained staff. Dr. Tanner truly enjoys being in the Baxter area and meeting new and current patients. She gets personal satisfaction from solving her patients dental problems and helping them improve their smiles.