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Dr Lee Yu-Lynn

Dr Lee Yu-Lynn

​BDSc (Melbourne)

DCD (Paediatric Dentistry) (Otago)

MRACDS (Paediatric Dentistry)


Specialty: Paediatric Dentistry

Conditions Treated by this Doctor:
Children's Dentistry (Paediatric Dentistry), Early Childhood Caries, Emergencies - Dental Trauma in Children.

Clinical Appointments

  • Registrar Paediatric Dentistry, Department of Restorative Dentistry National Dental Centre SingaporeNational Dental Centre Singapore


​Dr Lee is a registrar in the Paediatric Dentistry Unit at NDCS. She graduated from the University of Melbourne in 2011 and had worked in general dental practice in Singapore and Melbourne (Australia) prior to pursuing further studies. After completing her specialty training in Paediatric Dentistry at the University of Otago Faculty of Dentistry in 2020, Dr Lee worked at several hospitals in Auckland (New Zealand) for 2.5 years before relocating back to Singapore.


  • Bachelor of Dental Science, The University of Melbourne 2011
  • Doctor of Clinical Dentistry (Paediatric Dentistry), University of Otago 2020
  • Member of the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons (Paediatric Dentistry) 2021

Professional Appointments and Committee Memberships

​Professional Appointments

  • Member, Singapore Oral Health Congress Committee, NDCS (2023 – present)
  • Member, Australian and New Zealand Society of Paediatric Dentistry Committee (NZ Branch) (2023 – present)
  • Secretary, Specialist Paediatric Dentists New Zealand (2022 – present)   

​Committee Memberships

  • Member, Society for Paediatric Dentistry Singapore (2023 – present)
  • Member, Australasian Academy of Paediatric Dentistry (2018 – present)
  • Member, New Zealand Dental Association (2018 – present)
  • Member, Australian Dental Association (2015 – present)
  • Member, Singapore Dental Association (2012 – 2015, 2023 – present)


  • University of Otago Postgraduate (Doctoral) Publishing Bursary (2020)​
  • New Zealand Dental Research Foundation and International College of Dentists research grant (2018 – 2020)

Research Interests

  • Dental materials​
  • Developmental dental defects
  • Preventive dentistry

Publications and Research Trials

  • Evaluation of developmentally hypomineralised enamel after surface pretreatment with Papacarie Duo gel and different etching modes: an in vitro SEM and AFM study. Lee YL, Li KC, Yiu CKY, Boyd DH, Ekambaram M. Eur Arch Paediatr Dent. 2022 Feb;23(1):117-131. doi: 10.1007/s40368-021-00671-w. Epub 2021 Sep 29. ​
  • Bonding Universal Dental Adhesive to Developmentally Hypomineralised Enamel. Lee YL, Li KC, Yiu CKY, Boyd DH, Waddell JN, Ekambaram M. J Adhes Dent. 2021 Dec 3;23(6):513-525. doi: 10.3290/j.jad.b2288247.

Research Trials