Dr. Kenneth Ness has been a dentist for 30 years. He graduated from Dassel-Cokato High School and completed his undergraduate degrees in Biology and Physiology at the University of Minnesota. Dr. Ness completed his graduate degree in dentistry from the University of MN in 1984 and has also completed additional training in laser applications for dentistry.
Upon completion of dental school, he had the opportunity to purchase the dental practice that he was a patient of while growing up in the Dassel-Cokato area. Dr. Ness' commitment is to bring the best that dentistry has through technology, for the well being of the smiles of the community and surrounding areas he serves
In December 2013, Dr. Ness bought the dental practice that was formerly known as Winsted Gentle Dental. He is excited about becoming more familiar with the community and looks forward to meeting all of our wonderful patients, both old and new.
Dr. Agnes Schindler grew up on a dairy farm in Corcoran, MN. She received her Bachelor of Art degree from the College of St. Benedict/St. John's University in 2002 and her Doctor of Dental Medicine at the Oregon Health and Science University in Portland, Oregon in June 2008.
Since graduation, Dr. Schindler has worked in a large group practice in Big Lake. She is a member of the Minnesota Dental Association, the Northwest District Dental Society and the American Dental Association. Dedicated to excellence and professional development, Dr. Schindler has enjoyed participating in continuing education courses in pediatrics, pharmacology, medical emergencies, endodontics, and pathology.
Dr. Schindler enjoys the diversity and challenges of general dentistry and especially likes interacting with her patients. Her daily objectives are to make each patient comfortable and less apprehensive about their experience. She especially enjoys working with small children-- to assure them that their experience at the dentist is as pleasant as possible.
Away from the office, Dr. Schindler enjoys barrel racing, backpacking, snowboarding, ice hockey, bible study, and waterskiing. She has made several mission trips to Mexico and Tanzania, Africa and climbed Mt. Kilimanjaro during her last visit.
Dr. Schindler looks forward to meeting you and your family.
Dr. Todd Brewer is originally from Walla Walla, Washington. He attended his first years of college there, where he received a degree in Business Administration. He then went on to get his Doctor of Dental Science degree at Loma Linda University in California. Dr. Brewer and his family just recently moved to Minnesota to be closer to his wife's family.
Outside of the office, Dr. Brewer enjoys snow sports, water sports, spending time with his family, and cheering on the Seahawks. We are very excited to have him on our team! He has been a wonderful asset to Winsted Dental!