Lee Tatro, DDS
“I provide General Dentistry with an emphasis on preventive care, which is the most comfortable, least costly way to maintain a healthy, beautiful, pain-free smile. However, I also specialize in restorative dentistry to fix all types of health, cosmetic and function issues.”
Meet Our Team
MEET THE DENTAL TEAM DEDICATED TO THE HEALTH, COMFORT AND BEAUTY OF YOUR SMILE.
When you choose the right dentist, you feel cared for and in control of your oral health. Our expert team offers practical guidance on how to keep teeth and gums healthy, and effective treatments to fix problems quickly, gently and effectively. It’s why our patients stay with us year after year.
Dr. Tatro earned his Doctorate in Dental Surgery (D.D.S) from Emory University School of Dentistry in 1974, and has been practicing in Leesburg, Florida ever since. Dr. Tatro is a member of the American Dental Association, Florida Dental Association, Central District Dental Association and the Lake County Dental Association of which he is a past-president. He has extensive training and experience creating crowns and bridges in his office’s on-site lab, ensuring superior quality, a perfect custom fit and, when needed, rapid repairs.
Dr. Tatro is proud that many of his valued staff-members have been with him for many years. Dental assistants, Karen Dowless and Linda Ober, have been with him for 35 years and 30 years respectively, both have extended education enabling them to perform expanded duties. Dental hygienist, Mollie McFarland, has been with him for 36 years. Dental hygienist, Chenessa Merriman has recently joined our staff.
Dr. Tatro has been married to his wife, Kathy, for 43 years and they have two sons, Dan and David, as well as five grandchildren, Christopher, Carter, Harrison, Tristan and Alexis. In his free time, Dr. Tatro enjoys golf, boating, fishing and scuba-diving.