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. 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!
Dr. Charles E. Toews grew up in Oklahoma and attended college in Texas where he received his Bachelor of Science in Chemistry with a mathematics minor. He then went on to get his Doctor of Dental Science degree at Loma Linda University in California. Previously, Dr. Toews worked for Pacific Dental Services in California and brings experience in multiple disciplines of dentistry to our office and community. Dr Toews and his family recently moved to Minnesota to be closer to family. Outside of the office, Dr. Toews enjoys hunting, fishing, camping, hiking and music. He will be seeing patients in Winsted on Mondays and Thursdays.
Dr. Tyler Koivisto grew up in Rockford, Minnesota and graduated from the University of Minnesota Dental School in 2013. He spent three years as a dental officer in the U.S. Navy, working at the Marine Corp Recruit Depot in Parris Island, SC and the Marine Corp Air Station New River in Jacksonville, NC. Dr. Koivisto is looking forward to establishing roots again in rural Minnesota and spending time in the great outdoors with his wife and two boys.