Newton Dentist Denise Leong-Yokota

Denise Leong-Yokota, DMD

Dr. Denise Leong-Yokota is a prosthodontist known for her compassion for her patients, and her attention to detail in providing comprehensive and esthetic dentistry. Dr. Leong- Yokota has been providing quality care to her patients in the Newton area since 2007. Dr. Leong-Yokota is a member of the American Dental Association, the Massachusetts Dental Society and the American College of Prosthodontists.

Dr. Leong-Yokota earned her degree in Biology from Hartwick College in 1997. In 2003, she graduated Summa Cum Laude with her DMD from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine. She continued her studies at Tufts and completed her post-graduate degree in the specialty of Prosthodontics in 2006. She was awarded the Tufts University School of Dental Medicine Merit Scholarship, the American College of Prosthodontics Education Foundation Scholarship, as well as the Lloyd L. Miller Scholarship for three years of specialty training. Dr. Leong-Yokota is a member of the Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental Honor Society.  

Dr. Leong-Yokota is originally from Brooklyn, NY.  She currently resides in Sudbury, MA with her husband Paul, who she met at Hartwick College, their two children, Justin and Keira, and their rescue, Hana.  When she’s not working or chauffeuring the kids to their activities, Dr. Leong-Yokota enjoys cooking, fishing and making treats for family and friends.