At Northview Dental of Kokomo, our patients always come first!
We love getting to know the families in Kokomo, and we value the long-term relationships that develop. Getting to know you helps us give you the best dental care possible. Our team can't wait to meet you!
Take a moment to learn a little about us by reading below and know that we are excited about helping you achieve the healthy, comfortable smile you have always wanted.
Dr. Walter C. Brown II
Dr. Brown opened this practice in 1980 after he graduated from Indiana University School of Dentistry in Indianapolis. He served in the United States Navy as a dentist for three years before opening the Rockford Lane practice. Dr. Brown attended The Pankey Institute, where he has completed seven week-long continuums. He is a member of the Greater Lafayette Seattle Study Club.
Dr. Brown has studied TMJ extensively and is a member of the American Academy of Cranial and Facial Pain. He has been a visiting clinical instructor at the Indiana University School of Dentistry. Dr. Brown was selected by Indiana University as the outstanding Alumnus for the Kokomo Campus for 2008.
Dr. Brown is a member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry and has taken the Rosenthal Esthetics Advantage Program, where he was invited to be an instructor. He is a Fellow of the International College of Dentists.
Dr. Brown completed the two-year Pride Institute of Management Program and has participated in the Pride Alumni Program. He is also a member of the American Dental Association, Indiana Dental Association, and the Academy of General Dentistry.
"I am committed to increasing my knowledge and skills over the years through ongoing continuing education and to provide the best patient care possible. Everyone is treated like family to me because they are!" - Dr. Walter C. Brown II
Dr. Brown is originally from Kokomo and enjoys golfing, playing the piano, and spending time with his close friends and family.
Dr. Anthony Kiesel
Dr. Kiesel is originally from Indianapolis. Upon graduation from high school, Dr. Kiesel served for four years in the US Army as an Airborne Infantryman with the 1-501st Parachute Infantry Regiment. During that time, he was stationed in Ft. Richardson, Alaska, and deployed to Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. After his time of service, he returned home to Indiana.
While working as an Emergency Medical Technician and lab technician at IU Hospital and IU Clinical Research Center, he completed his Bachelor's degree in Biology at IUPUI and was accepted into dental school at Indiana University School of Dentistry. Upon graduation from IU School of Dentistry, he accepted a position working with fellow veterans, providing dental care at the VA Medical Center in Indianapolis where he received valuable experience.
"I love being able to provide the best patient care and a positive experience in restorative dentistry, treatment planning, prosthetics, implants, and oral surgery using the best available technology in dentistry." - Dr. Anthony Kiesel
When he is not creating attractive smiles for our patients, you can find Dr. Kiesel spending time with his beautiful wife, Heather, and their two kids, Caedon and Ada. He also enjoys reading books and playing guitar. As a family, the Kiesels like to spend their time volunteering at their church.
Dr. John Pasicznyk
Dr. John was born and raised in Aurora, Ohio, outside of Cleveland. He attended undergraduate school at Butler University, majoring in chemistry and playing for the football team. He graduated from dental school at Indiana University School of Dentistry. After graduation, Dr. John worked for the Department of Veterans Affairs in Indianapolis.
As a member of the prestigious CERECdoctors.com Mentor Group, Dr. Pasicznyk travels the world training dentists on the very same technology he uses in his office. He is a volunteer at the Trinity Free Clinic in Carmel and a member of the American Dental Association, Indiana Dental Association, Indianapolis District Dental Society, and the Academy of General Dentists. He also continues to be an active member of the Delta Sigma Delta dental fraternity.
Dr. John and his wife, Meghan, live in the Meridian Kessler neighborhood with their German Shorthaired Pointer, Greta. In his free time, he enjoys golf, skeet shooting, and cheering for the Bulldogs.
Meet Our Team
Taylor Raisor - Practice and Treatment Coordinator
Taylor is originally from Logansport, Indiana, and attended Ivy Tech Community College where she graduated as a Phi Theta Kappa National Honor Society member.
"I love providing a safe environment with the best patient care possible, giving people something to really smile about!" - Taylor Raisor
In her free time, you will find Taylor spending time with her family, adventuring, and volunteering in the community.
Gloria Tarrant - Patient and Insurance Coordinator
Gloria spent 33 years at Milbanks Manufacturing company before she retired in 2010. She also worked at Jefferson Manor, and during those years at both places, she covered multiple departments and gained valuable experience, including honing her listening skills and customer service, compassion, and patience, which she easily transfers to patients.
"I love getting to know our new patients as well as the existing ones! I love the ability to turn everyone I meet into a friend." - Gloria Tarrant
When Gloria is not helping patients, you will find her traveling, exploring new places, and bicycling.
Lisa Stucker - Dental Hygienist
Lisa is proud to call Kokomo her hometown! She attended Indiana University in South Bend and graduated in 1995 with an Associate's degree in Dental Hygiene. She has been with our practice since 2002.
"I love and commit to being a caring professional and doing the best job for all of my patients – I especially enjoy taking away the fear of dentistry from the younger ones." - Lisa Stucker
When Lisa is at home, you will find her spending quality time with her family.
Josey Chilcultt - Expanded Functions Dental Assistant
Josey is originally from Peru, Indiana, and graduated from Dental Careers Foundation Indianapolis in 2014. She joined our practice in 2016.
"I love helping patients with fillings and making sure they get the best patient care. I feel like no matter how long I have done this, I am always learning something new." - Josey Chilcultt
Josey likes to relax and have fun with her husband and her Pomeranian.
Danielle McKinney - Expanded Functions Dental Assistant
Danielle is proud that Kokomo is her hometown! She attended Ivy Tech Community College, graduating in 2009. She joined our practice in 2013 and has developed excellent skills along with meaningful relationships with our patients.
"I love being hands-on and enjoy the challenges that dentistry offers. I enjoy that we specialize in dental implants and in-house crowns from our CEREC system." - Danielle McKinney
She truly enjoys time with family and motorcycle adventures!