Teeth whitening is a popular cosmetic dental procedure designed to enhance the appearance of your smile by lightening the shade of your teeth. This procedure involves the application of a bleaching agent to the teeth, which breaks down stains and discolorations, revealing a brighter, whiter smile. Whether done in-office by a dental professional or using at-home whitening kits, teeth whitening can effectively reduce the appearance of stains caused by aging, food and drink consumption, tobacco use, and other factors, giving you a more confident and radiant smile. It is important to consult with a dentist to determine the most suitable whitening option for you and to ensure a safe and effective treatment process.Book an appointment
Experience a radiant and confident smile at Kokua with professional teeth whitening, where advanced techniques and quality products are used to achieve noticeable and long-lasting results.
Assessment of dental health, enamel condition, and suitability for whitening.
Identifying tooth discoloration causes, determining appropriate whitening methods.
Application of whitening agents, either in-office or at-home kits.
Maintaining good oral hygiene, avoiding staining substances, regular touch-ups.
Teeth whitening is a cosmetic procedure that effectively lightens the color of your teeth, removing stains and enhancing their appearance, giving you a brighter and more youthful smile.
The transformative effects of teeth whitening can boost your confidence, improve your self-esteem, and leave a lasting positive impression, as your smile becomes whiter and more radiant, creating a more vibrant and attractive overall appearance.Book an appointment
Kokua is the Hawaiian word for selflessly helping others in the spirit of kindness & love. This is our dental care philosophy. Patient health, comfort, & convenience are our top priorities. Our philosophy shifts the spotlight away from procedures and dental education, prioritizing instead your comfort, accessibility, and peace of mind. With a focus on empathy and simplicity, our patient interactions echo this sentiment. Our team comprises caring individuals who prioritize your needs, ensuring that every interaction is infused with the spirit of kindness and love. Seamlessly convenient appointments, insurance-friendliness, and in-office dental plans underscore our commitment to making your journey with us as smooth as possible. At Kokua Smiles, it's not just about dentistry – it's about fostering an atmosphere where you feel heard, cared for, and attended to promptly.
We're your frontline in dental emergencies, providing personalized care for all ages. Our commitment transcends readiness – it's about accessibility. With extended 7-day service from 7 am to 7 pm, including weekends, Kokua Smiles is Hawaii’s Urgent Care Dental practice of choice!
Our low-cost in-house dental plan can cover your entire family at less than a dollar a day. We prioritize your oral health, offering convenient in-office plans and flexible, budget-friendly payment options, ensuring your smiles shine without financial worry. T&C apply*
Healthy smiles shouldn't cost an arm and a leg. Let us keep your teeth in check without breaking the bank. Your insurance works amazing here! We offer $0 cleanings for insured patients only. If your dental insurance requires a copay you will need to pay a small out of pocket cost.
Determining if teeth whitening is right for you depends on factors such as the cause of tooth discoloration, the condition of your teeth and gums, and your oral health history. Consulting with our skilled dentist will help evaluate your specific needs, discuss alternative options, and determine if teeth whitening is the appropriate treatment for achieving your desired smile. Their expertise will guide you in making an informed decision tailored to your unique circumstances, ensuring the best possible outcome for your teeth whitening journey.Get a free consultation
To make the most of your teeth whitening appointment, come prepared by discussing your expectations and desired outcome with your dentist and informing them of any existing dental conditions or sensitivities. Additionally, follow any pre-whitening instructions provided, such as avoiding staining substances, to ensure optimal results from the treatment.SCHEDULE AN APPOINTMENT
At Kokua Smiles, we pride ourselves on our exceptional team of dental professionals. Meet our experienced and compassionate staff dedicated to making your journey with us a positive and comfortable experience.
Dr. Lee is the best. He was very helpful & explained the procedures to help me understand what was going on.
I couldn't be happier with the dental care I received from Dr. Lewis & the staff at Wai'alae Dental Care. Excellent! Professional!
They were able to see me on short notice, figured out why I was in pain & proceeded to fix it for me right then & there. And everyone was super nice!
Kokua Smiles offers a variety of dental services, including routine cleanings, preventive care, restorative dentistry (such as fillings and crowns), cosmetic dentistry (teeth whitening, veneers, etc.), orthodontics, oral surgery, and more. We strive to provide comprehensive care to address all of your dental needs.
Yes, we are proud to offer dental care for patients of all ages, including children. Our friendly and experienced team is trained in working with kids, ensuring a comfortable and positive dental experience for your child.
It is generally recommended to visit the dentist every six months for regular check-ups and cleanings. However, the frequency may vary depending on your oral health needs. Our team will evaluate your condition and provide personalized recommendations. Our new patient special can cover your dental cleaning at only $99.
Scheduling an appointment at Kokua Smiles is easy. You can call our office during business hours, or you can fill out the online appointment request form on the website. Our friendly staff will assist you in finding a convenient time for your visit.
Yes, Kokua Smiles accepts most major dental insurance plans. We will work with your insurance provider to maximize your benefits. We also offer affordable in-office dental plans that can cover your entire family at less than a dollar a day. Please contact our office with your insurance information, and our team will verify your coverage prior to your appointment.
We offer a variety of payment options to accommodate our patients' needs. We accept cash, credit cards, and most dental insurance plans. Additionally, we provide flexible financing options and affordable In-House Dental Coverage Plans for you and your family!
Yes, we understand that dental emergencies can happen at any time. Kokua Smiles offers emergency dental care services to address urgent oral health issues promptly. Please contact our office as soon as possible, and we will prioritize your situation.
The health and safety of our patients and staff are our top priorities. We strictly adhere to all recommended COVID-19 safety protocols. This includes frequent disinfection of surfaces, practicing social distancing, and implementing screening procedures. You can trust that your dental visit will be conducted in a safe and clean environment.