In 1986, Dr. Poznikoff graduated with honours from the Faculty of Dentistry at the University of Alberta. In addition to carrying out a general practice, at the Heritage Dental Centre, Dr. Poznikoff spent several years teaching as a clinical professor in prosthodontics at the University of Alberta. Dr. Poznikoff is a member of the Alberta Dental Association, the Canadian Dental Association, and the Edmonton and District Dental Society.
Dr. Poznikoff is very active in the community, and for many years, has devoted much of his spare time coaching high-level hockey, lacrosse and inline hockey. He participates in many sports, some of his favourites being hockey, curling, golf, water skiing and surfing. He loves spending time with his family and takes advantage of the opportunity whenever possible.