Meet The Doctors
Michael Lee, DMD
Specialist in Periodontics and Periodontal Prosthesis
Dr. Michael Lee is only one of a handful of dual specialists in the nation trained in providing both the surgical and restorative aspects of dental treatment. With his expertise and guidance, you can develop a comprehensive dental plan and ultimately make informed, confident decisions. Why is this important? This unique qualification allows Dr. Lee to create a seamless transition between the different phases of treatment and allows the patient the comfort of having one doctor to treat all of their needs.
Dr. Lee is a board-certified periodontist and a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology.
Education and Training
- University of Pennsylvania, dual residency in the specialties of Periodontics and Periodontal Prosthesis
- NY Presbyterian Cornell Hospital, general practice residency in the department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
- Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, DMD, earned the Dean’s Award for Excellence in Clinical Teaching
- Cornell University, BS in Cell Molecular Biology, with honors
Dr. Lee belongs to the prestigious ITI Study Club in NYC comprised of the best specialists in the city. He is also currently on the University of Pennsylvania Alumni Interview Committee.
In his past life, Dr. Lee was a thrill seeker. He has gone skydiving, bungee jumping, canyoning, ziplining, and on a safari to Tanzania. He also enjoys mountain biking, snowboarding, and playing golf. But nowadays, his thrills come from watching his two young sons Maddox and Devin growing up.
Yvette Zimering, DMD
Specialist in Prosthodontics
Dr. Yvette Zimering attended Columbia College in the City of New York where she graduated Cum Laude with a double major in premedical studies and music. Recognizing the need to provide soothing, gentle empathetic care, Dr. Zimering then went on to attend Harvard School of Dental Medicine graduating with a DMD degree.
Dr. Zimering returned to Columbia University where she obtained an MS degree in Prosthodontics. She is also a board-eligible Prosthodontist and a member of the American College of Prosthodontists. Dr. Zimering has co-authored multiple publications and has extensive experience in all aspects of restorative dentistry including implant crowns, dentures and bridges.
Dr. Zimering is caring and gentle and loves taking care of her patients. When she is not working she enjoys playing music and horseback riding with her family.
Caroline Ahn, DMD
Specialist in Endodontics
Dr. Caroline Ahn is our in-house endodontist who performs all the root canal procedures for our patients. We understand how our patients prefer to remain under our care without having to leave for additional treatment, so we are happy to offer this service for them. Dr. Ahn is committed to providing the best quality care in a comfortable, compassionate, and professional manner. She is an active member of the American Association of Endodontists, New Jersey Dental Association and Bergen County Dental Society.
Dr. Ahn graduated from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. She then received her Doctorate of Dental Medicine from Harvard University School of Dental Medicine. After graduating from dental school, Dr. Ahn practiced general dentistry in Allston, MA before attending New York University College of Dentistry Advanced Education Program in Endodontics for 2 years where she obtained a Certificate in Endodontics. She continues to further her education by keeping current with the latest advances in the field through various continuing education courses.
She currently resides in NJ with her husband and two daughters. In her spare time, she enjoys having fun with her family, reading, hiking, and learning to play golf.