About Melissa Lee, DDS

With a phenomenal group of dental professionals working together to build strong relationships and deliver an outstanding dental patient experience, Dr. Melissa Lee heads up a dental team that genuinely cares about you ? sincerely listening to your concerns, providing the utmost comfort and care, and giving you the attention, information, and expertise you deserve.

Dr. Melissa Lee offers a full range of family and cosmetic dentistry, with preventive care and restorative dental services that include veneers, implant restoration, crowns, bridges, periodontics, teeth whitening and more! We also have comfort amenities to help you relax during your visit.

Located near Northgate Mall in North Seattle, we are more than just a convenient dentist. Our friendly team takes a real interest in every patient. From our inviting atmosphere and gentle service to a dental team who sincerely listens, our dental office is a great place to visit.

Dr. Melissa A. Lee 

Dr. Lee was born and raised in Seattle, WA. After earning a B.S. in Zoology from the University of Washington, she went on to graduate from the University of Washington School of Dentistry in 2001. She has served as Supervising Dentist for Lake Washington Institute of Technology Dental Hygiene Program and has been an instructor at the University of Washington School of Dentistry. She is committed to providing quality, ethical, patient-centered treatment in a comfortable setting. Dr. Lee believes in helping each patient feel at ease when making informed decisions regarding their dental health. In her spare time, she enjoys Disney and traveling, but her guilty pleasure is reality competition television shows. Dr. Lee has also done volunteer dentistry both locally and in Honduras and Cameroon.


Theresa began her dental career as a dental assistant, receiving her training at Lake Washington Technical College. She returned to Lake Washington a few years later to further her education, earning a degree in Dental Hygiene. Theresa is passionate about helping patients achieve their optimal oral health, emphasizing patient-specific care with a gentle touch. Active in the dental hygiene community, she loves exploring the world, traveling with family and friends, and posing for pictures with monkeys.


Briana is a Seattle native and cat mom. While new to dental, she has ample experience in customer service and looks forward to getting to know our family of patients. When she is not working, Briana enjoys hanging out with friends, trying out new restaurants, and tending to her plant babies.


Carmela joins our team with a wealth of dental assisting experience. She loves organizing and keeping the office neat and tidy! She is member of the BTS Army (Jimin is her favorite!)–she loves their music and dance moves! A native of the Philippines, Carmela has called Seattle her home for over 20 years and enjoys spending time with her husband, Ariel, their three grown daughters, and her Cricut machine.


Wendy is a graduate of the dental hygiene program at Shoreline.  An Idaho native, she has called Seattle home for over a decade.  She enjoys travel, reading, and the arts as well as spending quality time with her husband and their cats. Recently, Wendy has leveled up and is now a master gardener!!


Karina returns to our office after a hiatus and we are happy to have her back.  She graduated from the Shoreline Community College Dental Hygiene program but is always studying up, staying current with hygiene trends.  Now a mother to two active little girls, she moonlights as a talented face painter.  Karina and her family love to travel and spent 6 months traveling the world.


Sara is back! This magical creature is a old timey team member who left our office to have a few super cute kids and now wants to spend more time with us! Don’t let the fancy nails and throwback boy band t-shirts fool you–she is an awesome dental assistant and we are happy to have her back!


Kelsey has worked in the dental field for several years. A true multi-tasker, she mainly works her magic at the front desk but has been known to lend a helping hand in the clinical areas. She is happy to assist our patients with appointments and dealing with those pesky insurance companies. Kelsey is a successful licensed real estate agent as well! She enjoys a good book, hanging out with her family, and the occasional karaoke rock out.