Dr. Lee graduated from the University of Texas in San Antonio in 1988, named the top dental school in the United States.  He has completed additional training in pediatric hospital dentistry and excels in oral surgical procedures. 


          Dr. Lee is on the medical staff of Rady Children’s Hospital of San Diego and Kaiser Permanente, offering hospital dentistry for children with special needs.  He also provides dental services for adults with disabilities. 

          He has been trained in the art and science of placing implants and has treated thousands of patients throughout his long career in dentistry. His caring demeanor and his calm conduct make him a pleasure to work with.

          Dr. Lee is married with 4 children and enjoys spending time with his family, traveling, camping, and Jeeping. His latest hobby is scuba diving... Visit our "Fun Stuff" page for more info and photos!

At the office of Doctors Stephen and Elan Lee, you will become a member of the family.


These doctors uphold family values and treat their patients with the upmost respect, compassion, and kindness. Their gentle touch will alleviate any anxiety you may have once felt being at the dentist's office, while their family values reassure you that these dentists truly do care. They will take the time to get to know you and your personal dental needs. You will certainly feel the warmth of kindness the moment you walk in the door.

Elan David Lee, DDS

A true Poway local… Dr. Elan Lee grew up hiking the blue sky and Lake Poway trails, and was a graduate of Poway High School.  


           At Poway HS, Dr. Lee ran hurdles on the track team, was a team captain, and began several motivational traditions that are still in place today.
            Following his education at Poway High, Dr. Elan Lee attended  California State University San Marcos. He was well respected in his classes, and was offered a teaching assistant position from each of his major course professors. Upon completion of his predoctoral education at this institution in three years, Dr. Lee was honored with a summa cum laude candidacy.
          Most recently, Dr. Elan Lee graduated from the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio. As a four year class president, he was highly involved in organizing events and working closely with the administration to assure a harmonious workflow in the school. He was honored numerous times at high profile events at the university and related events.
            In his free time Dr. Elan Lee enjoys playing the guitar, camping, and scuba diving. Ask him about the latest Netflix TV show he watched! 

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Stephen Austin Lee, DDS

Meet our dentists, Dr. Stephen Lee and Dr. Elan Lee...

A father-son team.