Dr. Blake Kitamura, DDS

Dr. Blake Kitamura, DDS

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 33
(3)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Kitamura was born in Seattle, WA, but his family moved to Hawaii when he was 2 years old. While growing up in Hawaii, where all of his family is from, Dr. Kitamura wasn't always sure that he wanted to pursue a career in dentistry. However, he was inspired by his orthodontist father to learn more about the field and thought it could be a good career fit for him. When he got to dental school, he was immersed in the field and began to see the difference he could make. Dr. Kitamura discovered his interest in surgery and knew that he wanted to continue his education to become an oral and maxillofacial surgeon. He enjoyed soft tissue work and the elegance of surgery. In addition, he liked the complexity of putting things back together and getting to fix things instantly rather than over time as with orthodontics. Each of these factors helped Dr. Kitamura realize his dream of being an oral surgeon. Dr. Kitamura loves being able to help patients that may be scared of oral surgery or see treatment as a last resort, and he works hard to ensure everyone has a good and happy experience that makes them want to come back.

1441 Kapiolani Blvd Ste 1720

Honolulu, HI 96814

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Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Delta Dental
  • MetLife

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Care Philosophy

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Practice Areas

  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
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Conditions Treated

  • Dental Disorders
  • Facial Fracture
  • Facial Trauma
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Impacted Teeth
  • Jaw Cyst
  • Jaw Irregularities
  • Jaw Tumor
  • Sleep Apnea
  • TMJ
  • Tempormandibular Joint Pain
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Decay
  • Tooth Loss
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Procedures

  • Anesthesia
  • Bone Grafting
  • Conscious Sedation
  • Dental Implant
  • Extraction of Wisdom Tooth
  • General Anesthesia
  • IV Sedation
  • Jaw Reconstruction Surgery
  • Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Oral Surgical Procedures
  • Orthognathic Surgery
  • Restoration of Dental Implants
  • Simple Tooth Extractions
  • Teeth Extraction

Background Check

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Education

  • University Of The Pacific
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2005
  • University of The Pacific / School of Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 2008
  • Carle Foundation Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • The Queens Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Kitamura's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kitamura to family and friends
5.0
based on 3 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Kitamura's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
in Honolulu, HI |
My Implant Procedure relative to Accessibility, Front Office/Staff, Doctor/Equipment. Accessibility: Pearlridge is easily accessible with lots of parking. Office/Staff: Friendly, helpful, attentive; explaining all costs of the procedure. Dr. Kitamura: Suggests all options, costs, and is as painless as dentistry can be. His knowledge is 'up to date' and his equipment (X-ray machines) are 'state of the art'. I highly recommend Dr. Kitamura of Oral Surgery Hawaii.
Thank you for recommending our practice. We appreciate you sharing your great experience. Please tell your friends and family!
in Kaneohe, HI |
Staff was very friendly, the procedure was quick and painless
Thank you for the 5-star review! We really appreciate you taking the time to share your experience with us. Thank you for choosing us.
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