Dr. Trace Baxter, DMD

Dr. Trace Baxter, DMD

Dentistry  |  
Male  |  
Age 35
(15)
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Dr. Baxter was born number seven of eight children, raised in eastern Oregon outside the small town of Baker City. His high school included kindergarten to 12th grade with a graduating class of 17 students. Being such a small school he was valedictorian and student body president. He was on the basketball team, HS band, track team and 8-man football team. Chores were common on a ranch with eight kids, including milking the family cow, Sally, morning and evening to help supply the family's consumption of butter, cream, yogurt, and milk. Summers were spent moving irrigation pipe and building fence for nearby potato, wheat, and alfalfa farms. After a semester at BYU-Hawaii in Laie he served a full-time mission in northern France and Belgium and is now fluent in French. Dr. Baxter went on to pursue his bachelors degree at BYU-Provo in French studies before attending OHSU Dental School. Upon graduation he moved to Oahu to complete a residency where he received training from specialists in oral surgery, endodontics, orthodontic, pediatrics, and periosurgery. He completed rotations in the operating room, emergency room, and anesthesia. After his residency Dr. Baxter worked in private practice in the Honolulu area before moving to Maui and becoming the owner of Kahului Dental.

33 Lono Ave Ste 370

Kahului, HI 96732

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Delta Dental
  • Hawaii Medical Assurance Association (HMAA)
  • Hawaii Medical Service Association (HMSA)
  • MetLife
  • United Concordia

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Baxter "I believe in conservative dentistry while upholding dentistry to the highest standard. My goal is to educate and include the patient and family in the treatment plan, allowing them to become partners in their own dental health. By being honest and explaining costs and alternatives, this allows each person to make an informed decision and feel comfortable with their dental treatment. I completed an additional residency program after dental school to expand and solidify my knowledge base."

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Practice Areas

  • Dentistry
  • Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Emergency Dentistry
  • Endodontics
  • Minimally Invasive Dentistry
  • Oral Surgery
  • Pediatrics
14

Conditions Treated

  • Broken Tooth
  • Cavity
  • Chipped Tooth
  • Dental Disorders
  • Dentinogenesis Imperfecta
  • Facial Pain
  • Facial Trauma
  • Gingivitis
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Stained Teeth
  • Swollen Gums
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Avulsion
  • Tooth Decay
20

Procedures

  • Composite Fillings
  • Crown Lengthening
  • Dental Bonding
  • Dental Bridge
  • Dental Crown
  • Dental Inlays
  • Dental Onlay
  • Denture Repair
  • Digital X-Ray (CDR)
  • Extraction of Wisdom Tooth
  • Lower Dentures
  • Nitrous Oxide Administration
  • Porcelain Veneers
  • Root Canal
  • Scaling and Root Planing
  • Teeth Extraction
  • Teeth Scaling
  • Teeth Whitening
  • Ultrasonic Dental Cleaning
  • Upper Dentures

Background Check

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Education

  • Brigham Young University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2007
  • Oregon Health & Science University (Ohsu)
    Medical School | Graduated 2011
  • Queen's Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2012
  • Queens Medical Center General Practice Residency
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2012

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Baxter's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Baxter to family and friends
4.9
based on 15 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Baxter'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 Phoenix, AZ |
My favorite Dentist. He is honest and will stand behind hide work. He was patient and kind. He improved my smile and calmed my nerves. Great choice for children.
in Kihei, Hawaii |
He's easy to talk to and very patient.
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Dr. Baxter accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    HealthKeepers Plus POS
  • Cigna
  • Delta Dental
    Delta Dental PPO
  • Hawaii Medical Assurance Association (HMAA)
  • Hawaii Medical Service Association (HMSA)
  • MetLife
    MetLife PDP
  • United Concordia
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Hospitals where Dr. Baxter has admitting privileges

Maui Memorial Medical Center
221 Mahalani St
Wailuku, HI 96793
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