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\r\n Alan Mitsunaga, DDS <\/div>\r\n
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Specialty<\/b>
\nGeneral Dentist<\/p>\n

Joined Hawaii Family Dental<\/b>
\n1986<\/p>\n

Dental Education<\/b>
\nCreighton University School of Dentistry<\/p>\n

Awards<\/b>
\nHonolulu Magazine’s “Best Dentist” awardee in 2015 and 2016.<\/p>\n

What would you like patients to know about you?<\/b>
\nHawaii Family Dental Centers was developed to bring together a family of patients and their dentists. Quality of care has always been the Hawaii Family Dental Centers’ primary goal.<\/p>\n

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\r\n Alan Tom, DDS <\/div>\r\n
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Specialty<\/b>
\nOrthodontist<\/p>\n

Joined Hawaii Family Dental<\/b>
\n2002<\/p>\n

Dental Education<\/b>
\nUniversity of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry<\/p>\n

Awards<\/b>
\nHonolulu Magazine’s “Best Dentist” awardee from 2014 to 2017.<\/p>\n

What would you like patients to know about you?<\/b>
\nI became an orthodontist because I enjoy creating great smiles; I became a dentist because I like working with fine tools. I love traveling and on weekends, enjoy photography, music, and playing tennis. I also enjoy watching \u201cHawaii 5-0\u201d and my favorite movie is \u201cThe Last Samurai\u201d.<\/p>\n

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\r\n Alexander Hall, DMD <\/div>\r\n
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Specialty<\/b>
\nDentist<\/p>\n

Dental Education<\/b>
\nUniversity of Nevada, Las Vegas, School of Dental Medicine<\/p>\n

Dr. Alexander Hall is a graduate of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, School of Dental Medicine. Passionate about helping others, Dr. Hall has applied his dental skills to make a difference in several underserved communities, ranging from homeless youth to uninsured veterans. In addition to volunteering, Dr. Hall spent time in dental school conducting significant research on the prevention of oral mouth cancers and was published twice in medical journals.<\/p>\n

Dr. Hall loves working at Hawaii Family Dental because he believes the practice values its team members just as much as it values its patients, and he appreciates the latest-technology equipment that is available to enhance patient diagnosis and outcomes. Dr. Hall enjoys practicing general dentistry because of the variety of people and situations he has the opportunity to encounter each day. When Dr. Hall is not in the office he can be found with his family and two dogs enjoying the outdoors.<\/p>\n

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\r\n Alfredo Coloma, DMD <\/div>\r\n
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Specialty<\/b>
\nDentist<\/p>\n

Joined Hawaii Family Dental<\/b>
\n2002<\/p>\n

Dental Education<\/b>
\nManila Central University College of Dentistry<\/p>\n

Awards<\/b>
\nHonolulu Magazine’s “Best Dentist” awardee from 2013 to 2016.<\/p>\n

What would you like patients to know about you?<\/b>
\nI enjoy being able to provide relief to patients with pain so they can eat again. Also, many are surprised I enjoy a little ballroom dancing on the weekends.<\/p>\n

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\r\n Amy Choy, DDS <\/div>\r\n
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Specialty<\/b>
\nDentist<\/p>\n

Joined Hawaii Family Dental<\/b>
\n2007<\/p>\n

Dental Education<\/b>
\nUniversity of Missouri-Kansas City School of Dentistry<\/p>\n

Awards<\/b>
\nHonolulu Magazine’s “Best Dentist” awardee from 2015 to 2017.<\/p>\n

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\r\n Barry Sullivan, DDS <\/div>\r\n
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Specialty<\/b>
\nDentist<\/p>\n

Joined Hawaii Family Dental<\/b>
\n2015<\/p>\n

Dental Education<\/b>
\nLoma Linda University School of Dentistry<\/p>\n

What would you like patients to know about you?<\/b>
\nI love helping people attain and maintain a healthy mouth – a smile to be proud of! Being a dentist in Kona is great too – on the weekends, I like being outdoors and enjoying nature. I hike, run, snorkel, swim, and want to learn how to surf.<\/p>\n

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\r\n Brendt Lum <\/div>\r\n
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Specialty<\/b>
\nGeneral Dentist<\/p>\n

Dr. Brendt Lum enjoys building trusting relationships with his patients and the community. He graduated from Kamehameha Schools and volunteers with the Aloha Medical Mission in Kalihi. Dr. Lum also received advanced training in Oral Surgery for one year.<\/p>\n

His life goals of being healthy, happy, and having fun are summed up in his humorous advice for his patients, \u201cYou don\u2019t need to brush and floss all of your teeth \u2013 just the ones you want to keep.\u201d<\/p>\n

In his free time, Dr. Lum enjoys surfing and hiking with his wife and their two dogs Malik and Kona.<\/p>\n

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\r\n Brian Matsumoto <\/div>\r\n
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Specialty<\/b>
\nGeneral Dentist<\/p>\n

Inspired by his childhood dentist, Dr. Brian Matsumoto is dedicated to providing kind, compassionate, and life-changing care. \u201cA patient came to me in tears after not seeing a dentist for 15 years. She was afraid and embarrassed by her smile. After a few visits, she was happy, smiling ear to ear as she left; I want to help patients improve their smiles, and in turn, improve the quality of their lives.\u201d<\/p>\n

Making a positive difference through healthy and beautiful smiles is incredibly rewarding, says Dr. Matsumoto. He looks forward to serving Maui\u2019s communities with excellent patient care.<\/p>\n

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\r\n Christopher Godla, DMD <\/div>\r\n
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Specialty<\/b>
\nDentist<\/p>\n

Joined Hawaii Family Dental<\/b>
\n2010<\/p>\n

Dental Education<\/b>
\nUniversity of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine<\/p>\n

What would you like patients to know about you?<\/b>
\nI enjoy helping patients improve their dental and overall health, especially patients who haven\u2019t been to a dentist for a couple of years. On the weekends, I like surfing and being outdoors.<\/p>\n

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\r\n Coleen Sullivan, DDS <\/div>\r\n
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Specialty<\/b>
\nDentist<\/p>\n

Dental Education<\/b>
\nUniversity of the Pacific, School of Dentistry<\/p>\n

Dr. Coleen Sullivan began her career as a dental assistant before becoming a hygienist, then dentist. Her passion for learning and making a difference in patients\u2019 lives inspired her to pursue an education in dentistry. Her favorite part of her job is the opportunity to work with children and help them develop healthy habits for life.<\/p>\n

A fan of long-distance running, Dr. Sullivan has completed four full marathons and 18 half marathons. Her current goal is to run a half marathon on each island\u2014Kauai and Oahu are done, and Maui is next. Dr. Sullivan also enjoys spending time with her dog, snorkeling, and traveling.<\/p>\n

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\r\n David Itomura, DDS <\/div>\r\n
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Specialty<\/b>
\nDentist<\/p>\n

Dental Education<\/b>
\nUniversity of Missouri, Kansas City School of Dentistry<\/p>\n

What would you like patients to know about you?<\/b>
\nIt’s fulfilling helping my patients achieve and maintain their optimal oral health. On the weekends I enjoy going out with my wife and son.<\/p>\n

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\r\n Dr. Erik TinHan <\/div>\r\n
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Specialty<\/b>
\nOrthodontist<\/p>\n

Awards<\/b>
\nHonolulu Magazine’s “Best Dentist” awardee from 2009 to 2017.<\/p>\n

What would you like patients to know about you?<\/b>
\nDr. TinHan has been recognized by Honolulu Magazine\u2019s \u201cBest Dentist\u201d award since 2009 and the State Univeristy of New York at Buffalo\u2019s American Association of Orthodontists award. Dr. TinHan loves changing lives. He recently volunteered on a dental trip to Myanmar, helping to relieve oral pain and preventing potentially life threatening infections. Dr. TinHan also volunteers at the Queen\u2019s Medical Center Dental Clinic, Kapiolani Medical Center Craniofacial Clinic, and Kaiser Medical Center Cleft Palate Clinic.<\/p>\n

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\r\n Ernest Lau <\/div>\r\n
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Specialty<\/b>
\nGeneral Dentist<\/p>\n

Dr. Ernest Lau\u2019s lifelong passion is dentistry. He\u2019s been highly referred for four decades and his patients love the time he takes to help educate them about oral health.<\/p>\n

Being able to serve the community he grew up in is a dream come true. \u201cI love improving my patients\u2019 smiles and how it leads to a positive self-image and increased confidence.\u201d<\/p>\n

Dr. Lau is a proud father of three children and enjoys spending his free time golfing and traveling. He especially enjoys discovering diverse cultures by trying new foods.<\/p>\n

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\r\n Franz Schuller, DDS <\/div>\r\n
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Specialty<\/b>
\nDentist<\/p>\n

Joined Hawaii Family Dental<\/b>
\n2002<\/p>\n

Awards<\/b>
\nHonolulu Magazine’s “Best Dentist” awardee in 2016 and 2017.<\/p>\n

What would you like patients to know about you?<\/b>
\nI enjoy helping people use the latest technologies to improve their health and smile. I’m also fluent in Spanish, German, and Russian.<\/p>\n

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\r\n Gerald Meredith, DDS <\/div>\r\n
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Specialty<\/b>
\nPeriodontist<\/p>\n

Joined Hawaii Family Dental<\/b>
\n1997<\/p>\n

Dental Education<\/b>
\nUniversity of Texas Health Science Center at Houston School of Dentistry<\/p>\n

Awards<\/b>
\nHonolulu Magazine’s “Best Dentist” awardee from 2014 to 2017.<\/p>\n

What would you like patients to know about you?<\/b>
\nAs a dentist, I enjoy providing treatment to patients that improves their health and quality of life. During my free time, being outdoors – kiteboarding, deep sea fishing, swimming with my kids, snowboarding, motorcycle riding and home remodeling.<\/p>\n

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\r\n Glenn Inouye, DDS <\/div>\r\n
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Specialty<\/b>
\nDentist<\/p>\n

Joined Hawaii Family Dental<\/b>
\n2014<\/p>\n

Dental Education<\/b>
\nUniversity of Iowa College of Dentistry<\/p>\n

What would you like patients to know about you?<\/b>
\nDentistry and golf are my passions. For 5 months of the year, I am the head golf coach for the \u2018Iolani Boys Golf Team. Most of my spare time is spent with my family and 2 grandchildren, I enjoy watching PBS’ Curious George with my granddaughter. I can also speak Japanese.<\/p>\n

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\r\n Gordon Edgar, DDS <\/div>\r\n
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Specialty<\/b>
\nDentist<\/p>\n

Joined Hawaii Family Dental<\/b>
\n1987<\/p>\n

Dental Education<\/b>
\nUniversity of Washington School of Dentistry<\/p>\n

Awards<\/b>
\nHonolulu Magazine’s “Best Dentist” awardee in 2015 and 2016.<\/p>\n

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\r\n Heather Hearon, DMD <\/div>\r\n
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Specialty<\/b>
\nDentist<\/p>\n

Joined Hawaii Family Dental<\/b>
\n2013<\/p>\n

Dental Education<\/b>
\nArizona School of Dentistry and Oral Health<\/p>\n

Awards<\/b>
\nHonolulu Magazine’s “Best Dentist” awardee in 2015 and 2016.<\/p>\n

What would you like patients to know about you?<\/b>
\nI enjoy the relationships I form with my patients, the warm smiles and hugs when they leave the office, and seeing them and their families again and again.<\/p>\n

Top of my list of favorite guilty pleasures is definitely Molokai sweet bread. I also love when cherimoya, poha berries, mango, and lychee are in season!<\/p>\n

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\r\n Jeffrey Thomas, DMD <\/div>\r\n
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Specialty<\/b>
\nDentist<\/p>\n

Joined Hawaii Family Dental<\/b>
\n1993<\/p>\n

Dental Education<\/b>
\nThe Ohio State University College of Dentistry<\/p>\n

Awards<\/b>
\nHonolulu Magazine’s “Best Dentist” awardee in 2016 and 2017.<\/p>\n

What would you like patients to know about you?<\/b>
\nDr. Jeffery Thomas has served patients with his compassionate, gentle approach for over 25 years as a Kihei dentist. He feels fortunate to consider his colleagues his family and his long-time patients his friends. As a young person he experienced first-hand the positive affect of high-quality dental care, and was motivated to pursue a career in dentistry. Prior to joining the Hawaii Family Dental Center team, he earned his DMD from the Ohio State University College of Dentistry.<\/p>\n

In 2015, Dr. Thomas was recognized as one of Honolulu Magazine\u2019s Best Dentists, lauded for his restorative techniques that protect natural teeth and last for many years. \u201cI don\u2019t just take care of teeth,\u201d says Dr. Thomas, \u201cI take care of patients.\u201d Outside of the practice, Dr. Thomas cherishes time spent with his family, including daughters Elizabeth and Faith. In addition to spending time staying active outdoors, Dr. Thomas has written a book on stress management and produced a short film titled \u201cTrade Winds.\u201d<\/p>\n

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\r\n Jonathan Fu, DDS <\/div>\r\n
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Specialty<\/b>
\nEndodontist<\/p>\n

Joined Hawaii Family Dental<\/b>
\n2014<\/p>\n

Dental Education<\/b>
\nHerman Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC<\/p>\n

Awards<\/b>
\nHonolulu Magazine’s “Best Dentist” awardee in 2016 and 2017.<\/p>\n

What would you like patients to know about you?<\/b>
\nI enjoy helping people save their teeth, so they can enjoy their food and have a great smile! I’m also fluent in Mandarin Chinese and Spanish.<\/p>\n

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\r\n Kalvin Hur, DDS <\/div>\r\n
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Specialty<\/b>
\nInvisalign Dentist<\/p>\n

Joined Hawaii Family Dental<\/b>
\n2014<\/p>\n

Dr. Kalvin Hur is a certified Invisalign dentist. He graduated from McKinley High School on Oahu, served in
\nthe Army for four years, and returned to Hawaii in 2008. While stationed in Japan, Dr. Hur was recognized by Tokyo University in the Tri-Service Dental Conference. He is also a former member of New York University\u2019s prestigious Endodontics Honors program.<\/p>\n

Dr. Hur enjoys working at Hawaii Family Dental because he can do what he enjoys most \u2013 providing honest, quality dental care for his patients. In his free time, Dr. Hur loves spending time with his family and fishing with his son.<\/p>\n

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\r\n Lena Hamakawa, DDS <\/div>\r\n
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Specialty<\/b>
\nDentist<\/p>\n

Joined Hawaii Family Dental<\/b>
\n2011<\/p>\n

Dental Education<\/b>
\nCreighton University School of Dentistry<\/p>\n

What do you love about being a dentist?<\/b>
\nSeeing people leaving happy, knowing you made a difference for them. It\u2019s gratifying, seeing the immediate results you get helping people.<\/p>\n

What do you love doing on the weekends?<\/b>
\nI love basketball and bon dance. If there\u2019s anything you want to know, just ask!<\/p>\n

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\r\n Matthew Abraham, DDS, MD <\/div>\r\n
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Specialty<\/b>
\nOral and Maxillofacial Surgeon<\/p>\n

Joined Hawaii Family Dental<\/b>
\n2016<\/p>\n

Dental Education<\/b>
\nUniversity of Louisville School of Dentistry<\/p>\n

Awards<\/b>
\nHonolulu Magazine’s “Best Dentist” awardee in 2014 and 2017.<\/p>\n

What would you like patients to know about you?<\/b>
\nI love having the opportunity to serve our communities. I also enjoy golf, being in the ocean, and any local foods!<\/p>\n

Schedule with Dr. Matthew Abraham MD Now<\/a><\/p>\n <\/div>\r\n <\/div>\r\n<\/div>

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\r\n Matthew Griffith, MSD <\/div>\r\n
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Specialty<\/b>
\nPediatric Dentist, MSD<\/p>\n

Dental Education<\/b>
\nUniversity of Washington School of Dentistry
\nDiplomate, American Board of Pediatric Dentistry<\/p>\n

What would you like patients to know about you?<\/b>
\nAs a child, I was afraid to go to the dentist. It\u2019s really rewarding now to show kids that going to the dentist doesn\u2019t have to be something to dread, it can be a fun experience.<\/p>\n

On the weekends, I enjoy being outside. I love surfing, snorkeling, hiking, and exploring every corner of the Big Island. I also really enjoy listening to music and talking-story with friends. Laughing could be my favorite thing to do daily.<\/p>\n

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\r\n Michael Eng, DDS <\/div>\r\n
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Specialty<\/b>
\nDentist<\/p>\n

Dental Education<\/b>
\nMeharry Medical College School of Dentistry<\/p>\n

What would you like patients to know about you?<\/b>
\nI was in the Air Force and stationed at Hickam. I also enjoy traveling and am fluent in both Burmese and Cantonese.<\/p>\n

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\r\n Ramandeep Gill, DMD <\/div>\r\n
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Specialty<\/b>
\nPeriodontist<\/p>\n

Dental Education<\/b>
\nUniversity of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine<\/p>\n

Awards<\/b>
\nHonolulu Magazine’s “Best Dentist” awardee in 2017.<\/p>\n

What would you like patients to know about you?<\/b>
\nMy motto in life is live for positive relationships…make our lives count by contributing to people’s well-being. Being a Periodontist provides the opportunity to contribute to my patients well-being and make amazing friendships. It’s fulfilling seeing patients take better care of themselves after their oral health has improved.<\/p>\n

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\r\n Richard Miyamoto, DDS <\/div>\r\n
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Specialty<\/b>
\nProsthodontist<\/p>\n

Dental Education<\/b>
\nUCLA Medical Center-Implant Center, Certificate Implant Prosthodontics<\/p>\n

University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Certificate Maxillofacial Prosthodontics<\/p>\n

University of Texas Health Sciences Center at San Antonio, Certificate Prosthodontics<\/p>\n

Awards<\/b>
\nHonolulu Magazine’s “Best Dentist” awardee from 2014 to 2017.<\/p>\n

What do you love about being a prosthodontist?<\/b>
\nThe most rewarding aspect is seeing the transformation of a patient\u2019s appearance and the positive effects it has on the quality of their lives. Patients are so grateful when they can eat comfortably and feel confident about how they look. I am committed to providing the best care for my patients.<\/p>\n

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\r\n Ronald Mau, DDS <\/div>\r\n
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Specialty<\/b>
\nDentist<\/p>\n

Joined Hawaii Family Dental<\/b>
\n2001<\/p>\n

Dental Education<\/b>
\nNorthwestern Dental School<\/p>\n

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