Dr. Deb Bobendrier was born in Pipestone, Minn., where she spent her childhood and graduated from Pipestone High School. She earned her bachelor’s degree at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse and her Doctorate in Chiropractic at Palmer College of Chiropractic West in San Jose, Calif.
Dr. Bobendrier participated in a variety of activities in her years in high school, including 4-H, gymnastics, and color guard. In her time at Palmer West, Dr. Bobendrier was active in the Associated Student Government, serving as Treasurer for one year and President for one year. She was extremely involved in the promotion of the Chiropractic profession through the SPEAK club and her communication with prospective students. She graduated Cum Laude from Palmer West and was awarded with the Clinical Excellence Award, Student Fellowship Award, and Student Service Award. She was also the 2016 recipient of the 2016 Service Above Self Award from the Greater Mankato Rotary Club for her dedication and service to the community.
Dr. Bobendrier met Dr. Cuong Huynh during their time at Palmer West. She moved to the Seattle area after graduation and spent time working with Dr. Robin Shampine of Highlands Chiropractic in Renton, Wash. Dr. Bobendrier and Dr. Huynh relocated to Mankato, Minn., in November 2007. She currently spends time teaching anatomy and physiology courses to the allied health students at Rasmussen College, as well as volunteering for various organizations, including chairing the committees for the local Arthritis Walk and Blue Earth County Relay for Life.
Dr. Bobendrier is currently taking care of patients at the Nicollet office.