Whenever she gets the chance, Dr. Z likes to go out with her friends and family to sing. Whether she can carry a tune is not the point, Dr. Z loves to have fun and is not afraid to put herself out there. The same applies to her approach to caring for your child. Upbeat and invested in their well being, she is ready and willing to help you tackle any healthcare concern. With triplets of her own, she certainly understands the challenges of parenting.
Dr. Z received her Bachelor of Science from Loyola University Chicago. She went on to earn her Doctor of Medicine from Rosalind Franklin University – Chicago Medical School where she was a Research Assistant in the Department of Physiology and completed her residency in Pediatrics at Lutheran General Children’s Hospital in Park Ridge, IL. She is board certified in pediatrics and is licensed in the State of Illinois.
From 2005-2010 she volunteered at the Waukegan Clinic, a Community Action Partnership School that provides health maintenance and acute care for underserved patients. Dr. Z sees all children and has special interest in childhood allergies, asthma, and ADHD. She sees patients at our Crystal Lake office.