Norman Lee, DMD Periodontist
Dr. Lee is a surgical specialist in the field of Periodontology and performs Oral Implantology. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology; one of the highest recognitions of achievement by his specialty. He was awarded the recognition of “Ten under 10” by the Massachusetts Dental Society for 2010. In an effort to highlight the impact that new dentists are having on the dental profession, the MDS Standing Committee created the “Ten under 10” award program. To qualify for this recognition, dentists must have graduated from dental school within the past 10 years; be a MDS member, and have made significant contributions to the profession, their community and/or organized dentistry.
Dr. Lee specializes in traditional periodontal procedures and dental implants. He is trained in the most current techniques including: guided tissue regeneration, guided bone regeneration, internal and external sinus lift procedures, soft tissue aesthetics, and periodontal grafting. Research is in progress for the publication of an article in advanced aesthetics: “Peri-implant Reconstruction at Stage II Implant Surgery with Palatal Pedical, Modified Tunnel, Tuck-and-Roll Technique Using UCLA Abutment: A Case Report.”
Dr. Lee has acquired significant education and professional expertise. Educational achievements include: Doctor of Dental Medicine (2002), Tufts School of Dental Medicine, Boston, MA; Certificate in Periodontology (2006), Tufts School of Dental Medicine, Boston, MA; and yearly continuing education certifications.
As a resident of Tufts Dental School of Medicine, Department of Post Graduate Periodontology, Dr. Lee has taught pre-doctoral students as part of his training. In addition, he has held a leadership position as the Curriculum Committee Representative for Tufts University School of Dental Medicine Undergraduate program (1998 to 2000).
Among his professional memberships, Dr. Lee lists: the American Academy of Periodontology, The American Board of Periodontology, The Massachusetts Periodontal Society, The American Dental Association, The Massachusetts Dental Society, The Valley District Dental Society, Hampshire Dental Society, and the Delta Sigma Delta Fraternity.