Dr. Lee grew
up in Queens, N.Y., attending Regis High School in Manhattan. After
high school he completed his undergraduate studies at Cornell University
and graduated cum laude with a B.A. in Bio-Chemistry. After deciding
to pursue a career in dentistry, Dr. Lee decided to attend dental school
at Tufts University in Boston, M.A. earning his D.M.D. There he graduated
summa cum laude, finishing 3rd in his class of 134 students.
At Tufts, Dr. Lee received numerous awards and distinctions. He was
inducted into the Omicron Kappa Upsilon (XiXi Chapter) Dental Honor
Society. He received Dean's List Awards all four years of dental school
and also received Dean's Recognition for High Achievement on Part I
and Part II of the National Dental Board Examinations. At graduation
he received such awards as The American College of Prosthodontists Undergraduate
Achievement Award and The Alumni Clinical Excellence Award in Endodontics.
After dental school Dr. Lee was offered a position for advanced training
in the Orthodontic residency program at Tufts to earn his Certificate
in Orthodontics. After completing his residency he and his wife Gemma
decided to move back to New York where they were both originally from
and now they live in Syosset with their three children Lindsay, Lucas
Dr. Lee is a member of the American Association of Orthodontists (AAO),
American Dental Association (ADA), and New York State Dental Association
(NYSDA). Locally he is a member of the Nassau Dental Society.