About Us

We are proud to be the premier high-aesthetic lab provider to the DMV area

Our History

Protech Dental Studios is proud to be the premier high-aesthetic lab provider to the DMV area. Through the continual pursuit of education and implementation of the latest technologies along with providing top-notch customer service, Protech Dental Studio, founded by Duckee Lee, CDT, has served the Mid-Atlantic region since 1997.

Since it’s inception, the laboratory has focused on utilizing the latest industry offerings and technologies to provide our loyal clients the latest and greatest our industry has to offer. Protech Dental Studio has a full staff of Certified and experienced Dental Technicians, trained in neuromuscular dentistry, centric occlusion and centric relation. All of our technicians excel under Duckee’s elite experience and guidance, and are therefore able to offer a full-service lab experience with the personal touch of a boutique aesthetics focused lab.

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“The success and growth experienced at Protech Dental Studio is the credit to the constant search for knowledge, education and the latest in dental technology. We advance the skills of not only our technicians, but develop an understanding and communication with our clinicians.”
Duckee Lee, CEO

Our Mission

To continue providing high quality, aesthetic and dependable restorations to the nations’ highly skilled clinicians. To stay abreast of new technological advances in materials, products and techniques. We will accomplish this by keeping Continuing Education, our highest priority and working closely with manufacturers and clinicians to remain at the top of our field.

Why Protech – Experience the Difference

  • Custom Shade Selection

    Because shade matching is often a critical step in crafting natural-looking restorations, we offer comprehensive and methodical custom shade appointments to produce detailed schematic of tooth and coloring. Emax, Zirconia, PFM, Metal, Gold..etc are available to provide utmost desired result for each doctor's request.

  • Technology Consulting

    Technology revolutionized the way dental labs and general practitioners approach the restorative process, but it can be difficult just to keep up with the latest innovations. Because we work with practices at all stages of adopting the digital workflow, we welcome questions about new equipment and technology from all our clients.

  • Case
    Planning

    Our Protech Dental Studio Lab team has the ability to collaborate and assist you with case planning. We do this to maximize your chair time; reduce frustration; improve lab results; maximize your profitability on a case; and, most of all, exceed the expectations of your patient.

  • Clinical
    Consultation

    In office process evaluation to find opportunities for increasing chairtime efficiencies.

Meet our team

  • Sophie Nagelin
    Sophie Nagelin Lab Coordinator
  • Melissa Reyes
    Melissa Reyes Sales & Marketing Manager
  • Chelsea Cregger
    Chelsea Cregger Receptionist, Case Coordinator
  • Tara Compher
    Tara Compher Receptionist, Case Coordinator

Hear From Our Clients

  • “Finding a reliable dental lab that focuses on aesthetic/comprehensive dentistry can be challenging. Protech Dental Studio shares my commitment to Continuing Education and my desire to provide the absolute best for my patients. I would not hesitate to recommend them for your cosmetic and restorative needs.”

    Gordon Rye, DDS
  • "With the increasing popularity of metal-free restorations, working with the right lab is crucial. Protech Dental Studio has stayed on the leading edge of all-ceramic revolution. The combine knowledge and artistry to create beautiful life like restoration."

    Bob Bryce, DDS
  • “Practicing primarily cosmetic dentistry, I need a relationship with a laboratory that understands the high expectations from me and the demands of my patients. Protech Dental Studio consistently delivers unparalleled results. Their technical and artistic expertise shines through with every restoration.”

    Bernard L. Greenbaum, DDS
  • “My partnership with Protech Dental Studio has proven instrumental in acquiring national accreditation and awards with numerous dental associations. Their commitment to Continuing Education, mainly directed towards cosmetic and aesthetic dentistry, has allowed me to expect and receive predictable and outstanding results.”

    H.R. Makarita, DDS, MAGD, FAACD
  • “My practice is built around comprehensive, multi-unit cases. I require a lab that knows the complexities of case management and has the knowledge to handle ful-arch and full-mouth restorations. The ease of working with Protech Dental Studio helps make my practice run smoothly with complete patient satisfaction.”

    Chong Lee, DDS

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