Dr Lee obtained his Bachelor of Dental Surgery at the National University of Singapore in 2011. Realizing his passion lies in managing complex oral surgical patients, he pursued further training in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Dr Lee attained his Masters of Dental Surgery in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in NUS in 2016.
Dr Lee then continued advanced surgical training at National Dental Centre Singapore (NDCS) before achieving full specialist accreditation in 2018. After that, he served as a Consultant in the Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery in NDCS till 2022.
During this period, Dr Lee also held several leadership roles. He was the Head of the Craniofacial and Oral Implantology Programme in NDCS from 2018 to 2022. Another noteworthy appointment was the Surgical Chief at the Oral & Maxillofacial Clinic in Changi General Hospital.
Dr Lee has published numerous articles in peer-reviewed Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery journals and presented these papers and poster abstracts at local and international conferences. Dr Lee is also an active member of the local and international lecture circuit, presenting from mandibular reconstruction to dental implantology. His most recent talk was at the 33rd Pan Pacific Implant Society Conference in Japan, where he spoke on his research on ridge preservation.
Dr Lee is also actively involved in undergraduate dental education. He undertakes a supervisory role to all dental undergraduates in NUS, engaging them in clinical teaching. He has delivered several local lectures to dental surgeons, postgraduates and students.