Dr. Christopher Lea
Endodontist serving Richmond Hill, Saint Simons Island & Hinesville GA
Dr. Christopher Lea graduated dental school in 1997 from the University of Colorado, Denver. After serving as a general dentist for five years in the U.S. Army, he continued his education by attending the Fort Bragg Endodontic Residency for two years. Hooah!
Dr. Lea believes in setting and maintaining a standard of excellence in his work and throughout the patient’s care at Coastal Endodontics. He believes that dental care should stay modern with new technology and advanced techniques. His patient care remains old fashioned, with comfort and dignity paramount.
Dr. Lea has been practicing the fine art of comfortable root canals in Coastal Georgia since 2004. Dr. Lea performs only endodontic procedures, both routine and complex. He has a wide variety of technology that aids in the patient’s diagnosis and comfort.
The each office has a 3D Cone Beam Computed Tomography unit that Dr. Lea uses to diagnosis and plan treatment for complex cases. All endodontic procedures in our offices are performed using surgical microscopes, comfortable and effective injections are administered through the STA anesthetizing computer, and a LightWalker Laser to thoroughly disinfect the canal systems.
In Dr. Lea’s spare time he likes to be outdoors. He discovered a love of golf in 2020, in addition you can find him boating and enjoying water sports on the beautiful Ogeechee River with his family and dog, Silver Belle. He is a retired military officer with twenty-five years of service in the US Army and Air Force, a father of three, and attends Compassion Christian Church. He is an active member of Richmond Hill Rotary Club, the Savannah Dental Society, the Georgia Dental Association, the American Academy for Oral Systemic Health, Southern Endodontic Study Group, the Dental Organization for Conscious Sedation (D.O.C.S.), and a specialist member of the American Association of Endodontists. Dr. Lea is a Board Eligible Endodontist.