Excellent dental care, right here in Washington Heights.

Fort Washington Dental Associates is a local leader in quality dentistry, serving the community of Washington Heights with integrity and excellence for over 50 years.

Father and son laughing and playing outside

Discover the dental services we offer.

We accept all major dental PPO insurances.

Accepted insurances include the following but are not limited to:

Cigna Healthcare
United Healthcare
Delta Dental

Check out our most frequently asked questions.

We are in-network with the Columbia Dental Aetna PPO Plan. We accept most PPO plans from major dental insurances. This includes but is not limited to Aetna, Cigna, Delta Dental, Guardian, Metlife, and United Healthcare. Give us a call, we can check your benefits and verify that we take your insurance.

We do not participate with Medicaid or Medicare; this includes Fidelis, Healthfirst, Affinity, or Metroplus. However, we do take Aetna Medicare Advantage PPO plans. Give us a call, we can check your benefits and verify that we take your insurance.

Our normal hours are from 8 AM to 5 PM. We are open two Saturday a month from 8 AM to 3:30 PM.

For most new patients who are looking for a general checkups, we can get you in within a week or two. However, for emergency we will always try to get you seen as soon as possible.

Our office provides comprehensive care to our patients. This means that we will do most treatment in our office. For treatments such as some complex wisdom teeth extractions and root canals, we will refer you to our network of referral locations throughout New York.

Excellent dentistry, impressive results.

From fillings to full smile makeovers, our talented dental team does it all. 
See some of the impressive results we’ve helped patients achieve in our smile gallery.

Crowns & bridgesCrowns & bridges
Patient didn’t want implants, fixed with combo of crowns & bridges.

How to get to our office:

We’re located in Washington Heights, across the street from the Columbia University Irving Medical Center’s Edward Harkness Eye Institute. Our entrance is located on 165 street near the Citibikes.

130 Fort Washington Ave., Suite 1B, New York, NY 10032

Office Hours
Mon – Fri: 8am – 5pm

Sat: 8am  3:30pm every other week
Sun: Closed

Read reviews from real patients.

Iliana CeperoIliana Cepero
23:13 16 Jan 24
Dr. Lee was incredibly kind, clear, and thorough when I went for a consultation. Doctors who spend time explaining... things to a patient and giving them the best and most affordable options do not abound these days. He is very smart too. Strongly recommended!read more
20:47 15 Jan 24
First time in this clinic and I appreciate how Dr V Lee explained everything to us. This is just what we are looking... for — providers who have excellent patient care.read more
Monique FortuneMonique Fortune
22:22 05 Jan 24
Dr. Lee and his staff are professional, competent, and amazingly caring. Dr. Lee is a mindful listener and addresses... your dental needs and concerns with empathy and precise reason.read more

Book an appointment with us today.

Contact Fort Washington Dental Associates for an appointment today and experience the difference of a dental office totally dedicated to you.