Team Member

Zulema Pappaterra


Education & Credentials

Loma Linda University School of Dentistry; Loma Linda, CA


Periodontics, Loma Linda University; Loma Linda, CA

Specialty Certificate

Periodontics and Implant Dentistry


As my patient, you can expect a thorough and comprehensive periodontal exam and treatment plan. My goal is to improve your oral health and restore your smile utilizing techniques and treatment that are cutting edge and state of the art.


Dr. Pappaterras favorite book is The Little Prince, her favorite TV show is Friends, and her favorite movie is Sleepless in Seattle.

Volunteer/Service Experience

Clinic with a Heart; MEND clinic; Colgate Bright Smiles, Bright Futures


Dr. Pappaterra has been practicing dentistry since 2005. In her spare time, she enjoys cooking, exercising, and traveling with her husband and family.

Professional Associations

American Dental Association, California Dental Association, American Academy of Periodontology


Class representative at Loma Linda University