Meet The Doctor


Dr. Parks earned a dental degree from L.S.U. School of Dentistry in 1983. Following his dental degree, he practiced as a general dentist for three years before pursuing a two-year specialty program in endodontics (root canals) at the Medical College of Virginia in Richmond. Dr. Parks has maintained a full time clinical endodontic practice in Lake Charles since 1988. He is a member of the American Dental Association, Louisiana Dental Association, Southwest District Dental Association, American Association of Endodontists, and the Southern Endodontic Study Group. He is an active member of St. Luke-Simpson United Methodist Church and has participated in local missions as well as several dental mission trips to Honduras. He and his wife Shawn have two children and seven grandchildren. Dr. Parks enjoys scuba diving, traveling, and spending time with his grandchildren.

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