Dr. Catherine Lee
Spending her formative years in Australia,
Dr. Lee graduated with a degree in dentistry from Adelaide University. She worked at Sydney Westmead Hospital and private practices in the City and North Shore, before Dr. Lee attended post graduate training in New York City, where she qualified as a specialist in orthodontics at New York University. In 1998, she was selected to further specialize in the field of cleft-craniofacial surgical orthodontics through a fellowship at the Institute of Reconstructive Plastic Surgery (IRPS) at the NYU School of Medicine.
Dr. Lee practiced dentistry for many years in Sydney, Australia and New York City. She moved to Singapore in 2001 and started her orthodontics specialist practice there in 2002, adding a satellite practice in Kuala Lumpur, the capital city of Malaysia.
Dr. Lee is currently a member of four (4) multi-disciplinary teams, providing care for cleft-lip and palate, and cranio-facial patients around the region.
Dr. Lee has also been a visiting Consultant for the Department of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery of the Singapore General Hospital and the Department of Surgery at the National University of Singapore for more than 10 years. In these hospitals, she serves as a specialist orthodontist, complementing the surgical teams with their treatment for special patients.
In 2005, Dr. Lee helped to establish the Cleft Care Foundation Indonesia, a non-profit charity organization. She now serves as a Patron and medical director on its board, providing expertise, resources and strategies for the care of underprivileged cleft-lip and -palate children in Indonesia.
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