Your Caring Dentist in Vernon Hills, IL

Putting Patients First

We treat you with dedication, enthusiasm, and a gentle heart.
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Would you like to experience a dental visit built around your needs?

At MZ Dentistry, we prioritize guiding you to a healthy smile in a comfortable setting. Whether you are attending a routine check-up or want to transform your smile, Dr. Matthew Zielinkski and our team make your experience unique. How so?

Here are just a few ways:

  • Comprehensive, interdisciplinary services in one place
  • Two dedicated and caring Vernon Hills dentists
  • Treatments using modern technology
  • Extended opening hours for your convenience
  • Online patient forms
  • In-house membership plan

Our hope is that you benefit from dentistry done differently.

Meet Dr. Matthew Zielinski

Providing a different approach to Vernon Hills dentistry.

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Dr. Zielinksi has a personal mission to help increase oral health awareness and provide the best possible experience for our patients. To achieve this, he has spends hundreds of hours in continuing education. His accomplishments include:

  • Advanced training in oral surgery, periodontics, and prosthodontics
  • Completed a General Practice Residency at Loyola University Medical Center
  • Assistant Clinical Professor at Loyola University Medical Center, in the Department of Oral Health
  • Completed advanced course in adult cosmetic and reconstructive dentistry at Spear Education
Dr. Zielinski’s Bio

Dr. Matthew Zielinski’s care philosophy is to treat every patient with dedication, enthusiasm, and a gentle heart. He is an Illinois native, growing up in the Northwestern Suburbs of Chicago.

Dr. Zielinski is a graduate of the University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry Class of 2016. While attending Dental School, Dr. Zielinski was involved with numerous organizations, which included being Class Representative, ASDA, founder of the Periodontal-Implant Study Club, and a member of Delta Sigma Delta Fraternity. In addition, Dr. Zielinski traveled to Haiti on a humanitarian mission to provide dental healthcare.

After obtaining his Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree, he completed a graduate residency program at Loyola University Medical Center. During this program, he gained advanced training in oral surgery, periodontics, and prosthodontics. After his completion of the Residency Program, Dr. Zielinski became a part-time Assistant Professor at Loyola University Medical Center. While at Loyola University, he mentored current residents both clinically and professionally. Furthermore, he specializes in full dental rehabilitation for patients with special needs under general anesthesia.

Dr. Zielinski is an active member of the American Dental Association…Opens a new window to the ADA website…, the Illinois State Dental Society…Opens a new window to the ISDS website…, and the Chicago Dental Society…Opens a new window to the official website…. Furthermore, he believes in life-long learning and is an active participant in continuing education. For example, he is a Spear Education Faculty Club Member, participates in three local Spear Study Clubs, and attends Several Spear workshops and seminars each year.

Outside of the office, Dr. Zielinski enjoys traveling with his wife, boating, golfing, and playing hockey. He enjoys spending time with family and friends while furthering his mission to increase oral health awareness.

Did You Know?

Before beginning his dental career, Dr. Zielinski traveled the country participating in Junior Hockey. He continued competing at the college level as he was on the Club Hockey Team at Bowling Green State University in Ohio, where he earned his Bachelor of Arts and Sciences degree, with honors.

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Office Information

It is simple and convenient to get started with MZ Dentistry.

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Office Address

We have been located in the local community for more than 40 years. You can find us right off Townline Road.

  • 10 W Phillip Rd, Ste 128
    Vernon Hills, IL 60061
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Extended Hours
  • Monday: 8:20am – 8:00pm
  • Tuesday: 8:20am – 8:00pm
  • Wednesday: 8:20am – 5:30pm
  • Thursday: 7:20am – 6:00pm
  • Friday: 7:20am – 3:00pm
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Conveniences
  • Online patient forms
  • Fee-for-service office
  • In-house membership plan
  • In-office financing
  • Modern technology
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