Dr. Lisa Parker, DDS

Dr. Lisa Parker, DDS

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Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics  ·  
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Dr. Lisa Parker, DDS is an orthodontics & dentofacial orthopedics practitioner in Saint Joseph, MO and has been practicing for 35 years. She practices orthodontics & dentofacial orthopedics.Read her story

Parker Orthodontics

3904 Beck Rd Ste 190

Saint Joseph, MO 64506
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  • Accepts most major dental plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Delta Dental

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Dr. Parker's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Parker "Dr. Lisa Parker is from Cape Girardeau, Missouri. She graduated with honors from Southeast Missouri State University in 1978 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology and a minor in Chemistry. Dr. Parker obtained her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Missouri at Kansas City in 1983. After one year of general practice in St. Louis, Missouri, she then completed a two-year residency in orthodontics at St. Louis University. In 1986, Dr. Parker joined the practice of Robert Day, D.D.S. to be the first female orthodontist in St. Joseph, Missouri. After more than 10 years of practice in St. Joseph, Dr. Parker continues to be a leader in progressive orthodontic care. She is a member of the American Dental Association, American Association of Orthodontists and the Missouri Dental Association. She gives back to the community by helping all the local high schools with fundraisers, donating to school auctions and sponsoring several ball teams. Dr. Parker's mission is to provide Patient-Centered Orthodontic Care. She has dedicated herself to the highest quality care and services. Dr. Parker and her team undertake this effort while being an ethical and honest practice with the highest integrity in dealing with patients, the community, suppliers, and most of all, with her employees."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Parker "We're always looking for the best techniques and materials to incorporate into our orthodontic services. These include using American-made high quality braces that are precision-engineered to deliver safe, yet rapid controlled movement of the teeth. To reduce radiation exposure and to remove environmental concerns associated with traditional radiography, we utilize digital radiography (X-rays).

Throughout treatment, we monitor your oral hygiene and dental health and evaluate the progress of your orthodontic movement. We apply special coatings on the teeth to prevent decalcification and decay during treatment.

We want your visits with us to be as pleasant, comfortable and informative as possible."

1  Practice Areas

  • Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics

18  Conditions Treated

  • Cleft Lip
  • Cleft Lip and Palate
  • Cleft Palate
  • Crooked Teeth
  • Crossbite
  • Dental Crowding
  • Dental Disorders
  • Dental Spacing
  • Gaps Between Teeth
  • Malocclusion (Bad Bite)
  • Misaligned Teeth
  • Open Bite
  • Overbite
  • Overjet
  • Pediatric Airway Difficulties
  • Protruding Front Teeth
  • Tempormandibular Joint Pain
  • Underbite

28  Procedures

  • Bite Adjustment
  • Bracket Braces
  • Ceramic Dental Braces
  • Clear Ceramic Braces
  • Cone Beam 3D Imaging
  • Cosmetic Oral Evaluation
  • Cosmetic Procedure
  • Dental Brace
  • Dental Brace and Headgear
  • Dental X-Ray
  • Digital Impression System
  • Facebow Headgear
  • Fixed Orthodontic Correction
  • Invisible Aligners
  • Metal Dental Braces
  • Nightguard
  • Non-Surgical Bite Correction
  • Non-Surgical Orthodontic Procedures
  • Orthodontic Aligners
  • Porcelain Dental Braces
  • Removable Appliances
  • Retainer Therapy
  • Retainers
  • Snoring Prevention
  • Spacers for Braces
  • Springs for Braces
  • Temporormandibular (TM) Therapy
  • Two-Phase Orthodontic Treatment

Background Check

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Education

  • Southeast Missouri State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1978
  • University of Missouri–Kansas City
    Medical School | Graduated 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Parker's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Parker

4.8

Based on 305 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
6.557377049180328%
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
0.6557377049180327%
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1 Star
1.3114754098360655%
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I got braces when I was 9. After losing my retainer twice I was told I didn't need one. My teeth, of course, got worse with time until I got my second set of braces when I was a sophomore in HS. After 3 years of treatment my teeth still weren't perfect (2+occasions bands were put on wrong and then...Read More
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All this office is concerned about is their bottom line. Money hungry!
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