Dr. Zito was born and raised right here in New Jersey. Dr. Z graduated with honors in her major from Monmouth University with a bachelor’s degree in Biology. Dr. Z then earned her Doctorate in Dental Medicine (DMD) from Rutgers University, graduating at the top of her class.
Dr. Z then decided to remain at Rutgers University, earning a Masters Degree in Orthodontics. During her orthodontic residency at Rutgers, Dr. Zito frequently reprised the role of tooth fairy to brighten the lives of enumerable sick and underprivileged children. Dr. Z is board-certified and is a member of the American Association of Orthodontics, the Mid-Atlantic Society of Orthodontics, and the American Dental Association.
In her free time, Dr. Z enjoys exercise and fitness. She is a licensed personal trainer who has lectured to groups about health care, fitness, orthodontics, the role of women in health care and higher education. Apart from fitness, Dr. Z’s interests include meditation, dining out and spending time with her boyfriend Steven, who is completing his medical residency at Rutgers in Opthamology.