At Kokua Smiles, our fluoride treatments offer a powerful shield of protection for your teeth. This preventive measure involves the application of fluoride, a mineral that strengthens the enamel, making it more resistant to decay. Our skilled dental professionals carefully apply fluoride to your teeth, creating a barrier against acid attacks and promoting remineralization. With regular fluoride treatments, we aim to keep your smile healthy, vibrant, and resilient, ensuring long-lasting dental wellness and a reason to confidently share your beautiful smile with the world.Book an appointment
Expect personalized fluoride treatment at Kokua, tailored to strengthen your teeth, prevent cavities, and promote optimal oral health.
Thorough evaluation of dental health, assessing fluoride treatment needs.
Identifying susceptibility to tooth decay and assessing fluoride application requirements.
Topical application of fluoride to strengthen tooth enamel and prevent decay.
Avoiding eating or drinking for 30 minutes post-treatment for maximum effectiveness.
Fluoride treatment involves the application of a concentrated fluoride solution to the teeth, providing a protective shield against tooth decay. This procedure helps strengthen the enamel, making it more resistant to acid attacks from plaque and bacteria. Fluoride treatments are quick, painless, and highly effective in preventing cavities, promoting optimal oral health, and preserving the integrity of your teeth. By incorporating regular fluoride treatments into your dental care routine, you can enjoy stronger, healthier teeth and a brighter smile for years to come.
The transformative effects of fluoride treatments include strengthened enamel, reduced tooth sensitivity, and a significant decrease in the risk of tooth decay, leading to long-lasting dental health.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.
Say goodbye to missed school and work for dental appointments. Our extended hours, including late evenings and weekends, offer ample convenience. With appointments available 7 days a week, before and after work, and even on Saturdays and Sundays, we prioritize your busy lives, ensuring scheduling ease for you and your family.
Determining if fluoride treatment is right for you depends on factors such as your oral health, dental history, and susceptibility to tooth decay. Consulting with our skilled dentist will help evaluate your specific needs, discuss your risk factors, and determine if fluoride treatment is suitable for strengthening and protecting your teeth. Their expertise will guide you in making an informed decision tailored to your unique circumstances, ensuring the best possible outcome for your oral health.Get a free consultation
To make the most of your fluoride treatment, come prepared by informing your dentist about any allergies or medical conditions and being ready to discuss your oral health history, ensuring a tailored and effective treatment plan.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.