About Us

Customer and pharmacist showing thumbs upJoliet Professional Pharmacy was founded in 1969 by Chip Kodiak and fellow pharmacist Dennis Dombrowski. Nearly 50 years later the tradition continues with Chip’s son, Chad Kodiak operating the Pharmacy. Chad and the entire staff at Joliet Professional Pharamcy continue to put their customers first and offer the best care at the most competitive prices. And they don’t stop there – they also offer the latest in medication advancement – The Kodo Pak – the best and simpliest way to take and manage your medications. Only a handful of Retail Pharmacies in the U.S. offer this gold standard in medication packaging! Check it out here!

Joliet Professional Pharmacy and our sister Pharmacy, KODO CARE, are trusted Pharmacies to Community health departments, Doctors, Hospitals, Long-term care facilities, and Prescribers throughout Illinois.


Big enough to serve your every need, small enough to know your name. Call to experience the difference 815-725-9314 . Or stop by (located in the DuPage Medical Group Building – one block east of Provena St. Joseph Hospital.)

With over 75 years of Pharmacy expertise our Lead Pharmacist teams’ primary goal is to keep patients Healthy and Happy.

Chad Kodiak, PharmD ,RPh, Owner and Pharmacist

Chad Kodiak, R.Ph., PharmD

Chad is a graduate of Joliet Catholic Academy and Purdue University where he received his Doctorate of Pharmacy (PharmD). Chad grew up working alongside his father, Chip, in the pharmacy for many years and is now owner. Chad is married and has three wonderful children.

Vanessa Seisser, PharmD, RPh, VP of Pharmacy Operations

Chad Kodiak, R.Ph., PharmD

Vanessa has over 20 years of pharmacy and pharmacy management experience. She first worked with the Kodo family before going to pharmacy school. Vanessa is a certified immunizer and ensures that all patients receive the right medication at the right time.

Dennis Dombrowski, BS, RPh, Pharmacist

Dennis Dombrowski, R.Ph., B.S.

Denny is a graduate of Joliet Catholic High School and Purdue University where he received his Bachelor’s Degree in Pharmacy. He is one of the founders of the pharmacy and also ran the Kodo Pharmacy store in Manhattan for many years. He is father to three children and grandfather to five.

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