FLUSHING — Flushing Family Dentistry has announced that Dr. Donald Zelazny, DDS will join their team this month.
“Dr. Z,” as Zelazny is affectionately known by colleagues and patients, grew up in Youngstown Ohio, earned his undergrad degree at University of Notre Dame and is a 1987 graduate of University of Michigan School of Dentistry. Since dental school he has practiced dentistry in Southeast Michigan for more than 30 years.
“Dr. Z is excited to have the opportunity to cultivate close relationships and develop personalized treatment plans with our well-loved patients here at Flushing Family Dentistry to help them achieve optimal oral health,” said business manager Mona Wilson.
Wilson added that Dr. Zelazny is committed to providing superior dental care through investing in continued dental education to expand his knowledge. Through that commitment he was awarded a Fellowship by Academy of General Dentistry (FAGD) in 1996 which requires completion of a minimum of 500 continuing education hours and passing a rigorous and comprehensive exam.
Dr. Z has also participated in 11 international Dental Missions including: Jerusalem, Vietnam and Bolivia, and was the recipient of ADA International Volunteer Award in 2016. He has two Children, Andrew and Tessa. Both were adopted internationally. Andrew is from Kazakhstan and Tessa is from South Korea. In his spare time he enjoys fishing, golfing, photography and travel.
In conjunction with Dr. Z’s arrival Flushing Family Dentistry has also announced new, extended hours to meet their patients’ needs. For more information call 810-659-7800 or visit them online at www.flushingdental.com. — B.G.