Susan Leesa Zito , DO

Internal Medicine and Rheumatology

(727) 223-9610

Suncoast Rheumatology
13425 Belcher Rd S
Largo, FL 33771


Dr. Zito is dually board certified in rheumatology and internal medicine. She practices medicine in Largo, Florida at Suncoast Internal Medicine Consultants where she is a co-owner of the practice, She has been awarded the distinction of fellow of the American College of Rheumatology and fellow of the American College of Osteopathic Internists. Dr. Zito received her medical degree from Des Moines University in Des Moines, Iowa 2002. She received her undergraduate Bachelors degree from Temple University in Philadelphia, PA and a Masters in Public Health from the University of South Florida in Tampa, FL. She completed her internship and internal medicine residency programs at Suncoast Hospital in Largo, FL whereby she was the co-chief resident. Dr. Zito completed her Rheumatology fellowship training with the joint programs of Nova Southeastern University, Bay Pines VA Medical Center and Sun Coast Hospital. Since graduation she has remained an active clinical professor in these training programs and was awarded the distinction of Instructor of the Year in 2008. Dr. Zito has been a medical guest correspondent on the morning show 'Balancing Act' on Lifetime television networks. She is also the proud recipient of the Patients' Choice award 2008 to present, whereby less than 5% of national physicians are awarded this honor. She has authored several papers in medical journals and is active in the community when not practicing medicine.

Gender: Female

Years in Practice: 19 Years

Languages Spoken: English and Spanish

Education & Training

Medical School: Des Moines University College Of Osteopathic Medicine

Graduation Date: in 2002

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Largo Medical Center
  • Morton Plant Hospital

Specialties: Internal Medicine and Rheumatology

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aexcel PPO
  • Ambetter Sunshine Balanced MRF
  • Ambetter Superior Health Plan
  • Avmed Choice
  • AvMed Empower
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS FL Blue Choice
  • BCBS Florida myBlue
  • Bright Health Orlando
  • Bright Health PalmBeach
  • CIGNA LocalPlus
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • Coventry FL Employer Group HMO Open Access
  • Coventry FL Employer Group PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • FL Ambetter
  • Florida Blue BlueCare HMO
  • Florida Blue BlueOptions
  • Florida Blue BlueSelect
  • Florida Blue SimplyBlue
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana HMO
  • Humana HMO Premier
  • Humana HMO Select
  • Humana National POS
  • Humana Preferred PPO
  • Humana Tampa Bay CoreNet
  • Humana Tampa Bay HUMx HMOx
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Neighborhood Health Partnership Commercial
  • Oscar Insurance FL
  • Pensacola-Jacksonville
  • Tampa AdventHealth and HCA
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Zito's Office Information

Fax: (727) 730-3319
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: No
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:30 AM-1:00 PM

Doctor Zito's Other Office Information

Suncoast Internal Medicine Consultants
13644 Walsingham Rd
Largo, FL 33774
(727) 595-2519

Fax:(727) 759-5387
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:30 AM-1:00 PM