Dr. Joseph Parker

Dr. Joseph Parker was born in California, and when he was 12 years old, he moved to Canada with his family. Following high school, Dr. Parker moved to New Mexico to serve a 2-year mission. After his mission, he then moved to Indiana to pursue his dream of becoming a dentist. He attended the Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, graduating with a Bachelors of Science in Biology before earning a Doctorate of Dental Medicine from the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry.

Dr. Parker feels it is his mission to enrich the lives of others through the art and science of dentistry. He believes that it is his responsibility to provide the best treatment options to his patients. When providing treatment, he strives for excellence.

Dr. Parker is married with five children and has a little Yorkie named Trixie. When he is not at the office, he enjoys spending time at home with family, exercising, playing sports, volunteering, serving in the community, and watching movies.

Gentle Dentist is a part of Mortenson Dental Partners.

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