Dr. Paul Y. Lee was born and raised in Los Angeles, California. He attended University of California, Davis and graduated with a degree in Biological Sciences with an emphasis in Neurobiology. He received his dental degree at University of Nevada, Las Vegas and graduated in the top of his class. While attending UNLV, he was the president of the American Student Dental Association and was heavily involved with community outreach for veterans, children and homeless teens. He was awarded with the Oral and Maxillofacial Dental Student Award, which recognizes outstanding performance in oral and maxillofacial surgery. Dr. Lee completed his residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University of Miami School of Medicine/Jackson Memorial Hospital and had the privilege to train under the renowned Dr. Robert Marx, a pioneer in many of the cutting-edge techniques used by oral and maxillofacial surgeons today. Upon graduating, he was awarded the Professor’s Cup Award, which is granted to the chief resident who exemplifies excellent surgical skills, compassionate patient care, academic achievement and leadership.
Dr. Lee’s clinical interests include dental implants, wisdom teeth extraction, facial trauma, bone grafting, and corrective jaw surgery. He enjoys spending his free time with his wife, hiking, traveling and barbecuing.