Meet the Doctor of the Southern California Center for Oral and Facial Surgery

Susan J. Lee, D.M.D., M.D.

Dr. Lee is Board-Certified by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Education:

  • B.A.cum laude, Barnard College, Columbia University
  • D.M.D. cum laude, Harvard School of Dental Medicine
  • M.D., University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, New Jersey Medical School
  • Internship in General Surgery, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey.
  • Residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Providence Tarzana Medical Center, Tarzana, CA
  • Providence St. Joseph Medical Center, Burbank, CA

Memberships:

  • California Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • California Dental Association
  • California Medical Association
  • American Dental Association
  • American Medical Association
  • San Fernando Valley Dental Society

Publications/Presentations:

  • Lee, SJ. A Possible Pathogenesis for Alzheimer's Disease: Craniomaxillofacial Dysfunction leading to localized caerebrospinal fluid stasis.  Medical Hypotheses 72: 199-210, 2009
  • Minimum Standards for Geriatric Undergraduate Medical Education – Resolution – First Author and presented at the American Medical Association MSS Meeting, San Francisco, CA. December 2001
  • Minimum Standards for Geriatric Undergraduate Medical Education – Resolution – First Author and presented at the American Medical Association MSS Meeting, Chicago, IL. June 2001
  • Lee SJ, Nelson LP, Lin J, Tom F, Brown RS, Jones JA. Today’s Dental Student is Training for Tomorrow’s Elderly Baby Boomer. Special Care in Dentistry Vol. 21, No. 3, 2001
  • Generation of a Possible Alzheimer’s Disease Model by Mating Calcineurin Deficient Mice with Transgenic Mice Expressing Human Tau. Massachusetts General Hospital, Massachusetts Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center Scientific Poster Session, January 1998