Dr. Johanna Garita was born and raised in San Jose, Costa Rica. She earned her degree from the Latin American University of Science and Technology (ULACIT) in Costa Rica in 2015. After graduation, she spent a year and a half practicing general dentistry in her parents' private practice “Mario Garita: The Dental Experience”. To continue her education, Dr. Garita was offered a place in the Graduate Prosthodontics Program at the University of Michigan. Once she obtains her degree, she hopes to go back to Costa Rica to join her parents' practice as a prosthodontist.