Dr. Sam Lee, DDS
Periodontist - Implants
Dr. Samuel Lee is an innovator with a passion for teaching and developing new technologies. When he was a dental student, he taught Biochemistry at UCLA. Today, he teaches across the globe to dental schools and makes time to conduct CE courses for general dentists and specialists while increasing access to care to underserved populations in developing countries.
He is a diplomate of the International Academy of Dental Implantology, and past diplomate of American Board of Oral Implantology/Implant Dentistry. He actively conducts research and development while running a busy private practice in Boston, MA and San Diego, CA limited to implant surgery and periodontics.
Dr. Lee's credentials include two doctorate level degrees, Doctor of Medical Science and a specialty certificate in Periodontology from Harvard University and a DDS from UCLA. He also won multiple 1st place Table Clinic Presentation Awards at the American Academy of Implant Dentistry in 2008, American Orthodontic Society and International Congress of Oral Implantologists in 2007.
He invented the "Crestal Window Sinus Grafting Technique" and owns the patent on various sinus and surgical instruments. He introduced a new method of dental radiography that boasts of ultra low dosage radiation and allows for angulation correction that enhances 3D imaging capabilities.
He serves as the current President of the International Academy of Dental Implantology.