Chong Lee, DDS
Cosmetic Dentist in McLean and Arlington, VA
Chong Lee, DDS is an accomplished professional in every sense of the word and a native of Arlington, VA. Following his 1975 graduation from Yorktown High School, Dr. Lee headed off to Gilford College in Greensboro, VA to become a professional soccer player! It did not take long before Dr. Lee redirected his educational intentions towards a career in dentistry.
He is a graduate of the Medical College of Virginia and professionally, has focused primarily on the philosophy of optimal care and superb service designed to exceed his patient’s expectations. This level of commitment, as well as his passion for dentistry, led Dr. Lee into the study of physiologic based dentistry; training that considers the importance of a balanced bite with the assurance of successful restorative and cosmetic procedures, including full mouth reconstruction. In the process, Dr. Lee discovered that sleep dentistry is deeply integrated into the study of physiologic based dentistry.
“I believe there is no substitution for respect,
truth, determination and gratitude; upon these values, I build my legacy”
Dr. Lee chose Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental Studies (LVI), a world-renowned post-graduate center for aesthetic and physiologic based dentistry to acquire the skills and training necessary to achieve the highest level of success when treating his patients for physiologic disorders of the jaw and sleep apnea, as well as addressing his patient’s cosmetic needs. At LVI, Dr. Lee serves as a clinical instructor.
Finding his life’s work both personally and professionally gratifying, Dr. Lee proudly shares his knowledge and expertise of physiologic based dentistry and sleep dentistry with his fellow colleagues through a number of prestigious venues, including:
- Past President of International Association of Comprehensive Aesthetics (IACA/IAPA)
- Recipient of Las Vegas Institute Mastership (LVIM); a highly coveted accomplishment by very few dentists across the nation.
- Clinical instructor at LVI (recognized globally as a leading institution for physiologic based dentistry and sleep dentistry)
- Founder of the LVI Study Club of the metropolitan Washington, DC area
Dr. Chong Lee’s Commitment to Dentistry
Dr. Lee is a Fellow of the International Academy of Facial Esthetics, as well as the International Association of Physiologic Aesthetic Dentistry (IAPA). He also remains an active member in several professional dental organizations, including:
- Virginia Dental Association
- American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
- Northern Virginia Dental Society, Director of Continuing Education
- American Dental Association
Dr. Lee has been voted the “Best” and/or “Top” Dentist in the region by several publications and media outlets. He was voted “Best” Dentist in America by his peers.
- Northern Virginia Magazine
- Washington Consumers, Metro Area
- American Council of Consumer Reports
- Virginia Magazine
- Washingtonian Magazine
- Modern Magazine
- NBC 4 News with Barbara Harrison
- New Beauty Magazine
Dr. Lee continues to commit to the same level of excellence he has always demanded of himself. He currently resides with his wife, Kay, in Oakton, VA, practices dentistry with his daughter, Dr. Kirsten Lee, and continues to encourage and support his son, Chris’s aspirations to pursue a career in medicine as he attends Virginia Commonwealth University, Medical College of Virginia.
A message from Your Dentist Dr. Chong Lee
IN THE MEDIA
LVI Visions Magazine
Read the article, How to Score a Triple Play with your Aesthetic Dentistry featured in LVI Visions Magazine written by Dr. Chong Lee and Nancy Lieberman, BS, RDH.
Schedule a consultation with Dr. Chong Lee
If you would like to schedule a dental consultation with Dr. Chong Lee, please call Galleria Dental Aesthetics at (703) 448-1020 today. Our practice serves patients in McLean, Arlington, and surrounding areas in Northern Virginia.