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Fowler Family Dentistry carries on the 50-year tradition of Dr. Ralph Querry, Dr. William Border and Dr. Heath Jones. Dr. Tim Downing continues their dental care in Fowler and their legacy of quality dentistry can be seen in their past, present and future patients.

Timothy Downing: DDS and Practice Owner

Dr. Tim Downing grew up in Wilmington, North Carolina and received his bachelor’s degree in Chemistry from Purdue University in 1990. Upon graduation Dr. Downing was commissioned as an Ensign in the United States Navy and designated a Naval Aviator. He served as a fighter pilot, flying F-14 Tomcats and F/A-18 Super Hornets, completing six combat deployments off aircraft carriers in support of operations in Bosnia, Iraq and Afghanistan. During his service, he earned a Masters in Aeronautical Science from Embry Riddle University and is a graduate of the United States Navy Test Pilot School. After 21 years on active duty, Dr. Downing retired as a Commander and graduated from Indiana University School of Dentistry (IUSD) in 2015. He is adjunct faculty with the IUSD, teaching clinical skills at the Jane Pauley Dental Clinic to fourth year dental students once a week. He has been married to Brenda, whom he met at Purdue, for 25 years and they have two children, Elizabeth and William. Outside the practice, he competes in marathons and Ironman triathlons, including the Ironman World Championships in Kona, Hawaii in 2010. Dr. Downing likes to keep the atmosphere light so patients feel at ease in the dental chair.

Lori Cooper: Office Manager

Lori brings many years of experience to Fowler Family Dentistry as both chairside assistant and office manager. She enjoys seeing lives of patients change through their smile.  Lori has two children Austin and Ashley. When not working she enjoys time with her family and friends and being outside.

Amber Brody: Expanded Dental Assistant

Amber grew up in Benton County and attended Fowler Elementary and Benton Central. She has been a certified dental assistant with expanded functions and radiographic certified for 10 years, earning her technical certificate in 2006. She is married with three children and has a granddaughter. She absolutely loves her career and enjoys spending time with family and riding her Harley.