Dr. Christina Paparella joined the Picture Perfect Smile team as an associate general dentist in 2018. She attended The College of New Jersey, where she graduated Magna Cum Laude with a degree in Biomedical Engineering. Dr. Paparella then went on to attend Rutgers School of Dental Medicine, where she was a member of the Gamma Pi Delta Prosthodontic Honor Society. While in her senior year of dental school, Dr. Paparella was chosen to work at John H. Cronin Dental Center, where she helped an underserved area with their dental needs. There she was co-chair of World AIDS Day and Give Kids a Smile Day. After graduating Rutgers, she went on to complete the residency program at Hackensack University Medical Center. Dr. Paparella strives to provide quality and compassionate care to her patients. Since completing her formal education, Dr. Paparella has applied herself to advanced education courses and training so she can provide the highest quality care for patients. In her free time, Dr. Paparella enjoys trying new restaurants and cuisines, traveling and exploring different cities, as well as going on challenging hikes to enjoy nature.