Dr. Kenneth Parrish received a dental degree from the University of Louisville School of Dentistry in 1989. He received an NIH Dentist-Scientist Fellowship and subsequently received his specialty training at the University of Iowa in Periodontics and a PhD in Microbiology. He is Certified by the American Board of Periodontology. Dr. Parrish was an Assistant Professor in the Department of Periodontics at the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry before receiving an appointment as the Head of the Section of Periodontics at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation and the primary surgeon in the Center for Implant Excellence. Dr. Parrish is currently in full-time private practice limited to Periodontics and Implant Surgery.