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Dental Staff in Kahala serving Honolulu, HI

The brief descriptions below are designed to familiarize you with our staff's training, professional credentials and work experience.

Dental Staff in Honolulu, HI

Dr. Jason C. Ako, D.D.S.

Dentist in Honolulu, HI

Kahala Cosmetic & Family Dentistry

Diploma: D.D.S.
School: Creighton University, Omaha Nebraska

Memberships:Dentist in Honolulu, HI

Dr. Jason Ako is a graduate of Iolani High School and Creighton University Dental School, and is passionate about the opportunities in advanced dental education and patient treatment. He regularly attends advanced continuing education here in Hawaii and throughout the Mainland, attending the World Renown Las Vegas Institute For Advanced Dental Studies, LVI Global as well as the London Institute for Dental Implantology. He has been recognized by his peers as one of the Best Dentists in Hawaii by Honolulu Magazine in 2007, 2009,  2010, 2013, 2015, and 2016.  Since 2006, he has been listed as one of America's Best Dentists by the Consumer Research Council of America.

Practicing in the State of Hawaii for over 27 years, Dr. Ako continues to provide dental care that exceeds his patient's expectations. Treatment plans and options for treatment are thoroughly discussed with all patients. Dr. Ako believes in providing treatment plans that are easily understood, well thought out, and always with the goal of comprehensive patient health.

Dr. Ako and his Team of dental professionals are dedicated to providing excellence in comprehensive dental treatment, including teeth whitening, Porcelain Veneers, Lumineers, Bonding, Restorative Dentistry, Dental Implant Restoration, CEREC Crowns, Bridges, Removable dentures, Invisalign Clear Tray Orthodontics, non-surgical periodontal care Laser Periodontal care, TMD care, and comprehensive full mouth reconstruction.  Dr. Ako is a certified preferred Invisalign provider.

With the most advanced same-day crown technology available the CEREC system, Dr. Ako and his Team at Kahala Cosmetic and Family Dentistry are able to provide same-day preparation and delivery of most crown restorations.  No temporaries, no more waiting for your restoration.  Made with materials that contain no metal, excellent esthetics and remarkable precision, CEREC is the solution for those seeking State-of-the-Art Dental Care.

Please visit our smile gallery, for a small sample of the possibilities that await you under our care. The pictures in the smile gallery are all patients of Dr. Ako, and range from Lumineers to comprehensive dental rehabilitation. These pictures are neither enhanced, or edited in any way.

Each member of our Dental Team looks forward to the opportunity to serve your dental needs. We thank you for the opportunity to provide you with excellence in dental care, and we will look forward to seeing you in the near future!


Nicolle Uyema
Front Office

Nicolle was born and raised here on Oahu. She loves the ocean and spends the majority of her time surfing or going to the gym. If she's not at the beach or the gym she enjoys spending time with friends and family. Nicolle graduated from Maryknoll High School c/o 2012. She is a hard worker and dedicated to assisting patients.

Honolulu, HI Dental Staff

Michelle Lutz
Dental Assistant

Michelle is a dedicated wife and mother. Her hobbies are focused on health and fitness and enjoys anything outdoors. She has been in the dental field for approximately 20 years and has a lot of enthusiasm for dentistry.

Dental Staff in Honolulu, HI



Sera Conn, RDH
Dental Hygienist

Sera was born in Yokohama, Japan and raised in Hawaii. She graduated from the University of Hawaii with a Bachelors of Science in Dental Hygiene in 2003 and has been a hygienist for 13 years now. Sera became a team member in 2008. She is very passionate about her profession and is dedicated to providing the best service to her patients. Besides being very gentle, Sera is bilingual - she speaks Japanese and English. In her free time, she enjoys doing crafts, watching sports (she's a HUGE Bay Area Teams fan), and spending time with her family and friends.

Dental Staff in Honolulu, HI









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