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Chun-Teh Lee, DDS, DMSc, MS

Dr. Chun-Teh Lee, DDS, DMSc, MS
  • Title: Associate Professor; Director of Periodontics Research
  • Office: SOD-6422
  • Phone: 713-486-4384
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  • Administrative Area(s): Periodontics and Dental Hygiene
  • Education:

    DDS | National Taiwan University School of Dentistry, Taipei, Taiwan, 2007
    MS and Certificate in Periodontics | Columbia University College of Dental Medicine, New York, NY, 2012
    DMSc in Oral Biology | Harvard School of Dental Medicine, 2015

Dr. Chun-Teh Lee’s research focuses on the interaction between inflammation and oral microbiota in health and disease. Dr. Lee is also active in evidence-based dentistry and wrote several articles of systematic review and meta-analysis. He is an active member of the American Academy of Periodontology (AAP), American Dental Education Association (ADEA), and International and American Associations for Dental Research (IADR/AADR).

In 2020, he was appointed director of research for the Department of Periodontics and Dental Hygiene.

Clinical Interests

Periodontal treatments and implant treatments

Languages Spoken

English, Chinese