Here at Yoneda Dental, our Kahului dentist prides herself in providing our patients with the highest quality dental care. We value our patients’ health as paramount. Our dental staff understands your concerns and anxieties, and enjoys educating our patients and keeping them informed and at ease about their treatments and procedures at all times. Our dental office uses state-of-the-art equipment and technology, and the strictest sterilization techniques.
We strive to make each dental appointment pleasant and stress-free; serving the Kahului community to the best of our abilities is always our number one priority. Our Kahului dentist offers comprehensive dental care to our patients ranging from general, preventive, restorative and cosmetic dentistry. From a thorough initial exam, to treating cavities and preventing them with fluoride and sealant treatments, to teeth whitening and dental crowns and implants, having a beautiful smile isn’t only about the aesthetics; maintaining dental health and hygiene is essential to one’s overall well-being.
Dr. Sumie Yoneda opened up her own practice in 2013 after working for Kahului Dental for 10 years. She has a brand new office in the center of Kahului.
Dr. Yoneda earned her Bachelor’s in Physics at Ochanomizu Women’s University in Tokyo, Japan. She attended dental school at Tokyo Medical and Dental University (TMDU) and finished graduate school at TMDU. She earned PH.D with the study of proteoglycan of dental pulp cells in 2002. She also researched biocompatibility of degradable polymer useful for dental implant treatment at National Institute of Standards and Technology in D.C. and was given IADR Implant Research Group Young Investigator Award in 2002.
She practiced general dentistry at Toranomon Hospital in Tokyo. She published Short-term clinical evaluation of a resin-modified glass-ionomer luting cement on Quintessence International in 2005. She obtained her Hawaii dental license in 2000. Dr. Yoneda moved to Maui in 2003, and has been providing high quality dental care to the population in Maui.
She has a wide range of knowledge and experience in the field of dental health, and we are excited for you to meet her. Make an appointment with our Kahului dentist by calling, (808) 359-2273, today!