Education: Prarir State College, Noth Central State College
RDH and Practiced: 23 years

Patti Parker, RDH, BA
Patti Parker, RDH, BA
Administrative Director - Professional Education

Question

Why do you love Dental Hygiene?

Answer

It feeds my caregiver nature and allows me to provide a service that improves people’s lives. It also gives me the opportunity to collaborate with like-minded people.

Question

When you were practicing regularly, what was your proudest moment?

Answer

When one of my adolescent patients graduated from dental school. He shared that his positive experiences in the practice led him to his decision to pursue a career in dentistry.

Question

How does being an RDH help you in your job at Hu-Friedy?

Answer

My clinical and teaching experience provides me with an in-depth understanding of the challenges, opportunities and needs of the dental hygiene professional.

Question

What do you do to support RDHs in the field?

Answer

Currently, I direct the development of clinically relevant educational content to enhance their knowledge and understanding of new approaches to patient care; allowing them to improve the quality of care they provide to their patient

Question

Why do you believe in Hu-Friedy products/the Hu-Friedy brand?

Answer

Hu-Friedy is a people-focused company. They truly care about the dental professionals they serve and they listen to what they have to say. The products and services we offer are designed and manufactured with the customer’s needs in mind. Their commitment to the practitioner shows in the quality and diversity of the products they provide to help dental professionals excel in their daily lives.