John I. Park, DMD, PA
Our friendly dental team believes that your comfort and satisfaction is our highest priority. We strive to always exceed your expectations in a caring and respectful environment. From the first moment that you enter our welcoming reception area, you will find that you are treated just like a member of our family.
Our goal is to build lasting relationships so we can provide the type of care that best meets your needs. Please take a moment to meet our awesome team!
Meet Our Team
Dr. John Park
Cosmetic and General Dentist Dr. John Park grew up in Orlando, Florida. He graduated from Trinity Prep High School and attended The Johns Hopkins University until he changed majors from engineering to pre-dental at The University of Florida. Prior to graduating, Dr. Park was accepted into Boston University School of Graduate Dentistry.
He practiced in Boston for two years before returning to Florida, where he has been providing state-of-art dentistry at our Winter Haven location since 1999. Dr. Park utilizes his in-depth training and experience to offer the most advanced dental care for patients seeking premier cosmetic, advanced restorative, and implant dentistry.
A commitment to continuing dental education is a cornerstone of Dr. Park’s dental practice. He regularly updates his skills through courses and seminars in order to bring the best in new services to his patients. Dr. Park has invested in state-of-the-art technologies, including CEREC (one-visit ceramic crowns), Zoom! teeth whitening, KAVO DIAGNOdent (laser cavity detector), intraoral cameras, and digital x-rays.
In an effort to stay ahead of the latest technologies and developments in the dental field, Dr. John Park is also an active member of the following dental organizations:
Academy of General Dentistry
American Dental Association
Florida Dental Association
West Coast Dental Association
Polk County Dental Association
In Dr. Park’s free time, he loves doing anything that involves his daughter and son, ages 7 and 5. He’s an avid movie buff and enjoys dog training, snow boarding, and paddle boarding.
Paula - Registered Dental Hygienist
Paula has been working in our office for ten years and in the field of dentistry for a total of thirty years. She loves interacting with her patients and helping improve their oral health by teaching them how to care for their teeth.
Paula is a Fort Meade native and graduated from Fort Meade High. She attended St. Petersburg College and the The University of Florida Dental School, where she received certification in hygiene procedures.
When she has time, Paula likes working in stained glass, golfing, watching movies, and raising dogs.
Kim - Registered Dental Hygienist
Kim is a Winter Haven native and has been with our practice for two years. She received her associate's degree from Polk State College and her dental hygienist training at South Florida State College, where she graduated cum laude.
Kim takes the welfare of her patients very seriously and focuses on educating them about the benefits of proper oral health care. She works hard to build trusting relationships to help her patients feel comfortable and relaxed during treatment.
In her free time, Kim enjoys horseback riding, boating, fishing, and working outdoors on her farm.
Jeanne - Office Manager
Jeanne has been working at the office of Dr. John Park for the past eight years. She has devoted herself to the field of dentistry for a total of thirty years because she loves meeting new people and helping them achieve outstanding oral health.
Jeanne attended Santa Fe High and attended the The University of Florida where she received her dental assisting certification. She is a native of Lakeland and in her free time, enjoys working as a cake decorator and wedding planner as well as spending time with her family.
Corey - Patient Coordinator
Corey attended Winter Haven High and received her dental assisting certification from the The University of Florida. She has been with our practice for thirteen years and loves taking the time to get to know her patients so she can best help them meet their dental goals.
A Winter Haven native, Corey enjoys hunting, fishing, photography, singing, and spending time with her family.
Heather - Dental Assistant
Heather received her training in dental assisting at Sanford-Brown Institute in Tampa. She’s been with us for one year and working in the field of dentistry for a total of four years.
A native of Winter Haven, Heather is passionate about helping people and making a difference in their lives by improving their oral health. She loves to see her patients leave our office with a happy, healthy smile!
She has a beautiful two-year-old daughter who keeps her very busy, and in her spare time, Heather also enjoys drawing portraits and painting.