Beth Parkes, a registered dental hygienist for 15 years, has worked in orthodontics, periodontics and private dental hygiene practice in Ontario and British Columbia. Currently, she is educational director, speaker and quality assurance coach at rdhu Inc. as well a cast member on The RDHView. In addition, she is the lead trainer at Canada’s Laser Training Centre. After graduating from the Canadian Institute of Dental Hygiene in 2005, she went on to obtain her Bachelor of Science Degree in oral health promotion in 2018. Beth continues to advance her education and training through mentorship, personal study and continuing education. Her studies focus on the oral/systemic relationship of inflammation, and the prevention and treatment of periodontal disease.