Friday February 23 , 2018

Dr. Sean S. Lee, D.D.S.


Sean S. Lee's early memories bring him back to Korea, where he recalls growing up playing in the winds of the countryside. Each morning, he would walk at least one hour to attend primary school. His mother encouraged and inspired him to advance his education which eventually brought him to california.

After receiving his Doctorate degree in Dental Surgery, at the University of California, Los Angeles, he has completed more than 100 research projects, thus far. An Avid researcher, he has most recently focused his interest in the areas of oral malodor and tooth whitening. he has pursued numerous research projects resulting in more than 100 publications including abstracts in the literature. Directing seminars and authoring articles have been significantly rewarding to him and his profession. As an avid educator, he maintains a full time faculty appointment. He expresses enthusiasm and excitement in sharing his expertise with students. His aspiration is to instill professional growth and pursuit of knowledge in them.

Presently, he serves as a professor in the Department of Restorative Dentistry and holds the title of Director of Clinical Research at the Center of Dental Research, Loma Linda University School of Dentistry in California. Consistency, diligence and integrity define his character. The traits readily acknowledged and appreciated by friends and coworkers alike. He resides in the area with his family. He has come full circle in his life. His weekends are spent on his ranch in the countryside. He often drives his farm tractor, looking up at the blue skies, appreciating the gentle breeze as he contemplates his playful childhood memories.