We pride ourselves with our excellence. All our professionals at Parker Dentistry maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in dentistry.
Blake T. Parker, D.M.D.
Cosmetic and Family Dentist in Hollywood, FL
Dr. Blake is a third-generation dentist who had the opportunity to work alongside his grandfather, Dr. Tom before he retired. Dr. Blake attended American Heritage for high school and the University of Florida for both his undergraduate and graduate studies. He received a bachelor’s degree in food sciences and human nutrition in 2012 and graduated dental school in 2015. Dr. Blake knew he wanted to be a dentist since he was six years old!
Dr. Blake graduated from Leadership Hollywood in 2017 and is now an active member of the Chamber of Commerce. He also participates in Spear Dental Study Club and regularly attends courses through Spear Dental Education. He has been Invisalign trained since 2015 and is in the process of attaining certifications for facial esthetics, fillers, and Botox. Dr. Blake also attended Endodontic Root Camp in 2015. He is a member of the ADA, FDA, and SFDDA. Dr. Blake participates with Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital Cardiac Transplant Unit, as well.
When Dr. Blake isn’t practicing dentistry, he enjoys cooking, playing with his Vizsla Pip (who has her own Instagram following @penelopeislaparker), traveling, and spending time with his friends and family.
Stephen T. Parker, D.M.D.
Cosmetic and Family Dentist in Hollywood, FL
Dr. Steve was born in Kansas City, Kansas, but grew up in Hollywood, Florida. He attended Hollywood Hills Elementary School, McNichol Jr. High School and graduated from Hollywood Hills High School in 1974. He received his undergraduate degree in microbiology from the University of Florida in 1979. In 1983, Dr. Steve graduated from the University of Florida College of Dentistry with a D.M.D degree.
In 1983, Dr. Steve moved Jacksonville, Florida, where he started his first practice. He returned to Hollywood, Florida after several years to join his father, and later purchased the practice from him in 1989. Dr. Steve and Dr. Tom worked together for over two decades at their private practice in Hollywood, Florida.
Dr. Steve is a member of the American Dental Association, Florida Dental Association, and the South Florida District Dental Association. He is also active in the Hollywood community. He has belonged to the Rotary Club since 1990 and at one point served as the board of director. He is also involved with Committee 100 and is a former chairman. Dr. Steve became very involved with the YMCA and is a former president and current board member. He also belongs to the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce. Dr. Steve graduated from Leadership Hollywood in 1991.
He continues his education annually by attending courses by LVI, Pankey Institute, Dr. Pete Dawson Curriculum, and the Seattle Study Group. Dr. Steve has also attended the Academy of Laser Dentistry, World Congress of Minimally Invasive Dentistry, and the Endodontic Root Camp. Dr. Steve is certified in facial esthetics, Restylane, and Botox.
Dr. Steve has varied his study course curriculum to take advantage of and learn from many different practice philosophies. This allows him to customize treatment options for each situation in order to best suit his patients’ needs. By becoming certified in dermal fillers and Botox, Dr. Steve can provide the best treatment in dentistry as well as facial rejuvenation.
Dr. Steve’s philosophy is to listen to his patients and provide the best quality treatment that will give them the results they had hoped for in a warm, caring, and friendly environment.
When Dr. Steve isn’t taking care of his patients, he enjoys spending his time on the golf course, out at sea fishing, and with his family and mini schnauzer, Lily.
Office Manager and Wellness Coordinator
Honi is the office manager at Parker Dentistry Facial Rejuvenation and Wellness. While that might be her official title, her roles and contributions extend beyond that and are seemingly endless. She has been an invaluable member of the practice for the past thirty years with her tireless work ethic, fine-tuned attention to detail, incredible memory, and inspiring interpersonal skills. She makes it possible for Dr. Blake and Dr. Steve to focus on what they do best.
Honi was born in Meriden, Connecticut but grew up down the street from Dr. Steve in Hollywood, Florida. She attended Eastern Kentucky University and graduated with a BSN in nursing. She is a natural-born caregiver. Honi is the type of person that would do anything for anyone else without ever thinking about herself first. She is the type of friend anyone would be so lucky to have.
She has always been passionate about health and wellness. She maintains her nursing license and continually seeks out courses to stay current with facial rejuvenation, dental management, marketing, and Juice Plus+. She is also a certified yoga instructor and Level 2 Reiki certified. When she is not working, she enjoys exercising, practicing yoga, traveling, and stand-up paddle boarding.
Office Administrator and RMA, Licensed Esthetician
Ivonne started out as our registered aesthetician and has since also become an office administrator at Parker Dentistry Facial Rejuvenation and Wellness. She is originally from Cuba and has one daughter and three sons. She has a sparky radiance about her that you can’t miss when you come to visit us at our Hollywood office. Ivonne has a heart of gold and would do anything for her family, friends, and patients.
She is also a licensed surgical assistant, medical assistant, and notary; a travel agent, toast maker, and graduate of Leadership Hollywood. When she is not working, she enjoys reading, camping, traveling, and believe it or not, doing laundry. Ivonne has the gift of gab and is proud of it!
Chris has been a prominent face at Parker Dentistry since 1990. She is our insurance savant and one of the most thoughtful and kind-hearted individuals. Chris is originally from Salem, New York and has three grown children, a parrot, and a dog. She has taken a wealth of dental and dental insurance courses over the years to help keep her current and at the forefront of her job.
She is a wonderful cook, an amazing gift-giver, and a selfless and loyal friend. When she is not working, she enjoys going to the pool, scoping out local thrift stores, and crafting.
Jackie has been a dental assistant at Parker Dentistry since 1999! She studied dental assisting, nutrition, and clinical practices at Lindsay Hopkins College and Broward College. Jackie began working as a dental assistant in June of 1980. Her level of experience is exceptional. She has also continued her education in CEREC technology and practice management.
Jackie loves being out on her boat, in the ocean, and really doing anything outdoors. She has one dog and a lot of fish. She loves working at Parker Dentistry because she believes that everyone there shares the same vision and is dedicated to the Parker Dentistry mission.
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Rossana is a dental assistant and has been working alongside Dr. Blake and Dr. Steve since 2017. She was born in Peru and actually studied dentistry in Lima. Rosie also has her IV certification and studied dental radiography.
She has one son and when she is not working she enjoys spending time with her family. Rosie also loves watching movies. On the top of her bucket list is to one day drive an 18-wheeler and go scuba diving.
Veronica has been working as a dental hygienist at Parker Dentistry Facial Rejuvenation and Wellness for over a decade. She attended Broward Community College and studied both dental hygiene and dental assisting. Veronica received the Award for Excellence in her dental hygiene class.
She is a Dominican Cuban American and has two kids and one cat. She is a vegetarian and is anti-social media. When she is not cleaning teeth, she enjoys spending time with her family and dancing. Veronica is also widely-known at Parker Dentistry as an extreme chocolate lover.
Michele has been a part of the Parker Dentistry team since 2004, but she has been a practicing dental hygienist for over three decades. She is a native Floridian from North Miami Beach. Michele studied at Miami Dade Community College. She has also taken additional certification courses for nitrous oxide analgesia, perio management, and health and nutrition.
She has two grown children, a dog, and a cat. When she is not working, she loves to garden, walk her dog, practice yoga, go for a bike ride, play the guitar, listen to music, swim at the beach, and organize her home. She also enjoys singing so much that sometimes she will blurt out a song while cleaning teeth. She prides herself on knowing all the lyrics to every song from the 70s.
Ally is a dental hygienist at Parker Dentistry. She has been practicing dental hygiene for over a decade. She studied dental hygiene at Miami Dade College, as well as piano and music. Ally is also certified in dental anesthesia.
She was born in Russia and has three beautiful daughters. When Ally isn’t working, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, traveling, practicing hot yoga, and going to concerts and the theater. She is also an animal lover.
Karen has been a dental hygienist for the past two decades. She has been working as a dental hygienist at Parker Dentistry in Hollywood since 2017. Karen studied dental hygiene at Miami Dade College and is also certified in CPR, local anesthesia, and radiology.
She is originally from the U.S. Virgin Islands and has two sons and one daughter. When she is not cleaning teeth and making sure her patients’ smiles are their healthiest, she loves going to the movies and traveling. Karen is also dedicated to helping her daughter get through nursing school.
Front Office Administrator
Kathy is part of the front desk team at Parker Dentistry. She is young and bright-eyed, a quick learner, and great at what she does. Kathy originally hailed from Columbia and is a mother of five birds and two dogs. You might not know it to look at her, but Kathy doesn’t like flamingos. She makes a mean lasagna, though! When she is not working, she enjoys going to the movies and does so at least twice a week. She also loves spending outdoors and is naturally athletic.
Katy is one of the bright smiling faces you’ll see when you first walk into Parker Dentistry. She started working at Parker Dentistry Facial Rejuvenation and Wellness in October of 2018 and has been a wonderful addition to the Parker Dentistry family. She is originally from Long Island, New York, and has one son. Her educational background is rooted in secretarial and clerical skills.
When she is not working, she enjoys riding her motorcycle, relaxing at the beach, tending to her plants, and spending time with her granddaughter. She also loves to dance. On the top of Katy’s bucket list is to one day go zip lining through the jungle.
Digital Marketing Manager
Jenn is a native Floridian but has been living and traveling abroad since 2010. She received her undergraduate degree in creative writing from Florida State University and a master’s degree in education from Nova Southeastern University. Since 2015, she has dedicated her professional life to writing. Her areas of expertise include travel, wellness, health, environmental conservation, and lifestyle writing. She has been published in a number of magazines and online publications.
Jenn is also a self-taught website designer, content creator, social media marketer, and photographer. When she is not working, she enjoys surfing, working on writing her own books, taking photographs of wildlife, and traveling.