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Meet Dr. John H. Lee

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 and Lillian.

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.