Meet the Team

Our overall goal is for patients to arrive and immediately feel both comfortable and welcomed!  We always treat you as we wish to be treated and are certain that after your first visit in our practice you will feel you have come to the right place! Call today and be greeted by warm and friendly team member!


Front Desk Coordinators:  

Tami (Front Desk Coordinator)
Tami is a Registered Dental Assistant with her X-Ray license, but found her passion is helping patients at the front desk. She has more than twenty years of experience in the dental field. Tami is an expert in Dental Insurance and Patient Financing. Tami thinks that our patients are the friendliest people she has ever come across and loves that our office feels like a family. When she is not at work she enjoys spending time with her family and friends. They all love boating, biking and bonfires at the lake. They also enjoy spending time at the Jersey Shore. 


Mary (Front Desk Coordinator)
Mary has been working as a Front Desk Coordinator with Dr. Zym for 20+ years. Many patients will recognize her from our previous office in Caldwell, NJ. In her free time, Mary enjoys spending time with her grandchildren, going to lunch with her friends and vacationing with her family. She also loves reading and cooking.



Back Office Team:

Karen (Registered Dental Assistant)

Karen has known Dr. Zym both personally and professionally for many years, and have worked together in more than one dental practice.  Karen is an Expanded functions, Registered Dental Assistant.  She is quite knowledgeable and has wonderfully skilled, yet gentle hands.

Karen has been a Registered Dental Assistant for over thirty years. She graduated in 1984 from the University of Medicine and Dentistry School of Health Related Professions in Newark, New Jersey with a CDA/RDA Expanded Duties license. She has been practicing in Northern New Jersey for general dental practitioners but also has experience working in Orthodontics, Oral Surgery, and Periodontal surgeries. She is a native of New Jersey and enjoys woodworking, painting, reading, running, jogging, biking and fishing. Her daughter, Sara is a teenager that plays ice hockey, so most of Karen’s weekends are spent in an ice rink.


Our Hygienist

Laura (Dental Hygienist) 

Laura started in the dental field as a Dental Assistant. Realizing her passion for oral health she became a Registered Dental Hygienist in 1991, graduating from UMDNJ-New Jersey Dental School. Her 30+ years of experience has helped her gain knowledge in the many aspects of dentistry. She uses that knowledge to help educate and motivate our valued patients toward a health mouth. Laura lives with her husband, two daughters and three cats. In her free time she enjoys skiing, hiking, rock climbing, gardening and reading. Her oldest daughter is currently attending Rutgers Law School and her youngest is pursuing an art degree at Temple University.