Dr. Joseph D. Parker graduated summa cum laude from Utah State University with a Bachelor of Arts in Finance. He worked for five years in the banking industry before deciding to enter dental school. He graduated near the top of his class from the University of Michigan earning his Doctoral degree in Dental Surgery. Dr. Parker completed his orthodontic residency program receiving his Masters of Science in Dentistry and Certificate of Orthodontics from Saint Louis University in 2010.
Dr. Parker is a member of the following professional organizations: Yakima Valley Dental Society, American Dental Association, American Association of Orthodontists and Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists.
When Dr. Parker is not in the office he enjoys spending time with his wife and four kids playing sports, skiing on snow or water, and just about anything else that will take you outdoors. One of his passions is farming and he takes any opportunity he gets to be out on the land. His family is excited to be out West again and enjoy the perks the area has to offer.