Dr. Daylene Leong is a Periodontic Specialist under Specialist Dental Group. This specialty covers the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of gum diseases along with the creation of dental implants. Dr. Leong attended the National University of Singapore (NUS) for dental training and subsequently the University of Michigan, USA for her specialty training in Periodontology. She holds diplomas from both the American Board of Periodontology as well as the International Congress of Oral Implantologists.
Dr Leong’s present clinical work revolves around the provision of a large range of periodontal and implant treatment to patients with complex periodontal conditions. She has a passion for periodontal regenerative procedures, gingival esthetic and plastic surgery and dental implants.
Dr Leong presently serves as a Clinical Tutor at NUS. She has had previous experience teaching at the University of Michigan's School of Dentistry and Nanyang Polytechnic’s Dental Hygiene and Therapy Program as part-time clinical instructors.
Dr Leong received the Inaugural Dr Benson Duff Graduate Periodontics Memorial Scholarship Award from the University of Michigan, the National University of Singapore Alumni Bursary Award, and was a Dean’s Lister and medalist with the South East Asia Association for Dental Education.
Dr Leong stays busy as a Fellow of the Academy of Medicine, Singapore, a member of the American Academy of Periodontology, the Academy of Osseointegration, the International Team for Implantology (ITI) and was once on the executive committee of the Society of Periodontology (Singapore).