Lewis Morrison, DDS

Dr. Lewis Morrison began working as a dentist in Clifton Park in 1973, immediately establishing one of the premier patient-focused practices in the region. He is a former dental cosmetic consultant to Barbizon Modeling, a fellow and past president of the National Academy of Chronic Disease, and is the past director of the St. Peter's Hospital Clinic for Tempero Mandibular Joint Treatment.

Dr. Lewis Morrison has established himself as a regional leader in the field of dental implants, and is one of the few experts in Mini-Dental Implants. He has over 200 hours of continuing education in Dental Implantology. In 1969, he studied with one of the first implantologists, Dr. Isaah Lew in New York City, and Dr. Lewis Morrison started placing implants at that time. He then took a part-time mini implant residency at Harvard in 1985-1986. Dr. Morrison is also a Fellow of the American Academy of Osseointegration. He has lectured to area study groups and appeared on local television and radio. He has frequently been featured in the local press to educate the public regarding innovations in dentistry. He has also published articles in several national dental journals.

Dr. Lewis Morrison is a native of Albany and married his high school sweetheart Phyllis 43 years ago. They have 4 children, three of whom are still living. Dr. Lewis Morrison has been blessed with 4 gorgeous grand daughters. Dr. Lewis Morrison has been very active in the community in fundraising for various religious and nonprofit organizations, and has recently become very involved in local environmental efforts. He is also very active in maintaining physical health. He regularly plays racquetball, bikes, skis and jogs. But his passion is windsurfing which he pursues on Saratoga Lake in the summer and wherever it is warm in the winter.

Education:

  • Albany Academy
  • University of Rochester
  • New York University College of Dentistry
  • Polyclinic Medical School and Hospital - Residency
  • Harvard School of Implant Dentistry
  • American Academy of Implant Dentistry

Professional Affiliations

  • American Dental Association
  • Dental Society of the State of New York
  • Fourth District Dental Society
  • Academy of General Dentistry - Past Regional Vice President
  • Fellow, American Society of Osseointegration
  • American Academy of Implant Dentistry
  • Capital District Implant Study Group
  • Southern Saratoga Study Group - Past President and Founder
  • Southern Saratoga County Chamber of Commerce