Meet the Team
Richard Parker DDS
Richard Parker was born and raised in Rome, NY. He attended SUNY Buffalo for his undergraduate studies, where he graduated Summa Cum Laude with a BS in Biological Sciences. He also attended and graduated from SUNY Buffalo’s School of Dental Medicine. His favorite part of being a dentist is his ability to work with people. The most important thing to him is that all of his patients feel comfortable and have an understanding of the procedures they will under go. He takes a humorous approach to his practice technique, and more often then not can be seen laughing with the staff and patients. With his spare time, Dr. Parker enjoys traveling, spending time with friends and family, and is big in watching sporting events.
Mark Friedlander DDS
Dr. Mark Friedlander is a Virginia native and a proud graduate of the VCU Dental School. Mark has been practicing dentistry in the Charlottesville area for over 20 years, and his calm approach to practicing dentistry has gone a long way to making all of his patients feel comfortable and at ease. While Mark loves dentistry, he has many other hobbies. With his spare time, Mark enjoys flying planes as he holds a pilots license. He is also a skilled blacksmith, enjoys wood working projects, and enjoys traveling.
Dental Team Members
Our staff includes three hygienists, three assistants, and a receptionist. They come from various places along the mid-atlantic including Maryland, Virginia, and West Virginia. Along with their expertise and knowledge, our staff prides themselves on patient satisfaction. They are willing to answer any questions presented and always willing to help make the experience at our office a comfortable one.