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Cosmetic Dentistry

Many people avoid showing their teeth in public or in photographs because they feel self-conscious about their smiles

Dr. Garrett Oka can correct dental imperfections and help you smile with confidence with custom cosmetic dentistry.

Discover what cosmetic dentistry at our Kailua-Kona, HI, practice can do for you...

Invest in Yourself with Cosmetic Dentistry

A beautiful smile makes you feel great and is also an important social and professional asset. By investing in cosmetic dentistry, you are giving yourself the confidence to be proud of your appearance and to live life to the fullest.

Dr. Oka and the team at Sweet Tooth Dental have decades of experience in cosmetic dentistry and work with all patients with all kinds of budgets. We offer a wide range of affordable services and financing options through CareCredit® to help you cover your remaining out-of-pocket.  A member of our friendly team will be happy to work directly with you to coordinate a payment plan and get you started on the treatment you need. Contact our Kailua-Kona dental practice today to schedule your consultation. You can reach us online or by calling:

(808) 329-0889

Dr. Oka and his team

"Best Dentist office on the island."

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Sandy Butcher

2020

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Were new and we love these guys. We felt very comfortable.  Completely open and honest with the billing. Provided a printout of costs and coverage. Friendly and professional.

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Sam Brown

2019

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Best Dentist office on the island. I have know Dr Oka and his staff many years. Always good at getting you in you have something that needs  to be done right away!! Thanks Dr Oka!

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See the Difference Treatment Can Make...

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The results can be quite dramatic — both in terms of how you will look and how you will feel.

What Can We Address with Cosmetic Dentistry?

Cosmetic dental treatments and the smile makeover process are all about giving you the smile of your dreams. So take a good look at your teeth and note what you like and don't like about it, and imagine what a "perfect smile" would look like to you.  Some questions you can ask yourself are:
 

  • Are your teeth as white as you'd like them to be?
  • Are any teeth chipped, cracked or worn?
  • Does your smile have a gummy appearance?
  • Do your teeth seem too large or small?
  • Do you like the alignment and spacing of your teeth
  • Are you self-conscious about crookedness or gaps?


All of these concerns are treatable with cosmetic dental care at our Kailua-Kona practice! 

Learn how we address cosmetic imperfections and exceed expectations...

Your Treatment Process

Treatment at our Kailua-Kona office is a collaborative process between the dentist and our patients. Take a look at the steps involved with cosmetic dentistry...
"We offer a wide range of services and financing options through CareCredit to help you cover your out-of-pocket expenses..."
"We offer a wide range of services and financing options through CareCredit to help you cover your out-of-pocket expenses..."

Share Your Goals

Communication is an extremely important part of the process. Tell our cosmetic dentist about your insecurities, bring along pictures of smiles you like, and discuss your aesthetic preferences. 

Design a Plan

After learning about your goals, Dr. Oka will assess the condition of your teeth,  and create a plan to correct dental imperfections. The treatments we select are unique to your smile and are designed to improve your oral health as well as enhance your appearance as a whole. 

Preview the Results

Next, the dentist will create a mock-up of your new smile with digital imaging software, and 3-D models, so you can visualize the transformation before making any lasting changes. Patients can even "try on" their results with temporary restorations to better understand what the results will feel like. 

See The Transformation 

A “trial smile” is a great way to eliminate unknowns in the makeover process. But when it's all done, there's still one thing you may not be prepared for: how great it feels to flash your new smile to the world! Maintain your results by practicing good dental hygiene and visiting our Kailua-Kona, office for regular check-ups. 

Cutting Edge Dentistry 
Right Here in Kailua-Kona...

Our Kailua-Kona practice is equipped with state-of-the-art technology making cosmetic dentistry faster, and more natural-looking than ever before. Intraoral cameras, CAD/CAM (computer-aided design and computer-aided manufacturing), and CEREC are just some of the tools we use to precisely plan and execute your treatment.
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CEREC Makes same-day restorations in our office.

Our Featured Cosmetic Procedures

​Porcelain Veneers

​Porcelain Veneers

Porcelain veneers are a great longterm solution for dental flaws such as cracks, chips, gaps, and discoloration. Our cosmetic dentist expertly designs your restorations to look proportional and natural-looking within your smile, expertly color matching the porcelain to blend in seamlessly with surrounding teeth. Veneers are incredibly durable and can last well over a decade with proper care and maintenance

​ClearCorrect® aligner

​ClearCorrect®

Do you often wish for straighter teeth, but hesitate at the thought of wearing bulky metal braces? Dr. Oka has a solution for you with ​ClearCorrect® orthodontic aligners. These nearly invisible clear plastic trays fit snugly over your dental arches, gently pressuring the teeth to shift into alignment. Adults and teens alike love the discreet nature of ClearCorrect and the convenience of being able to remove the aligners for meals, pictures, and sports. Ask the dentist if you are a good candidate for ClearCorrect at your next appointment. 

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Dental Bonding

Bonding is an affordable way to correct minor dental flaws that distract from your smile. Our dentist will apply this enamel-colored composite resin to the surface of your teeth to fill in cracks, mask intrinsic stains, and even supplement a tooth that is poorly shaped or too small. While bonding is not as long-lasting as veneers, it is a great option for patients who prefer not to make permanent changes or want to test out if veneers are a good idea in the future. 

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Teeth Whitening

Professional teeth whitening is an effective way to remove surface stains, yellow hues, and color inconsistencies in your smile. This affordable procedure will correct years of discoloration in a single appointment. Our dentist applies the specially formulated whitening gel to the surface of your teeth and carefully monitors your enamel while the peroxide takes effect. Patients select their ideal tooth color before they begin treatment, so the results are exactly what they want. We also offer take-home whitening treatments so you can brighten or touch up your teeth conveniently at home.

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Smile Makeover

Oftentimes, patients cannot find a single procedure to address all the areas of their smile they wish to change. If this describes you, then our dentist can combine several treatments into a custom smile makeover. A smile makeover is a comprehensive smile rejuvenation plan that's uniquely suited to your facial features, cosmetic goals, and budget. By bundling your dentistry into one streamlined procedure, you will save time and money, getting a better value for the same stunning results.  

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"The staff is always friendly, Dr. Oka is wonderful. Easy to get appointments. I would highly recommend Sweet Tooth Dental to everyone!" Carolyn Hocke

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Sweet Tooth Dental Garrett Oka, DDS

Dr. Garrett B.K. Oka and his team strive to provide patients with the highest level of service and top-quality dental care in order to build lifelong relationships. We want you to enjoy all the benefits of a stunning smile and optimal oral health. Our popular services include:

  • Dental Implants
  • Veneers
  • Dental Crowns
  • ClearCorrect®

To schedule an appointment, contact us online or call (808) 329-0889.

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