Our Lihue dentists accept most dental insurances, see patients of all ages, and are accepting new patients. Our office is across the street from Kauai Urgent Care. Turn right as you enter the parking lot and follow the road to the end of the lot. The entrance is on your left.
With emergency dental care, general dentistry, pediatric dentistry, and orthodontics, our office is ready to provide for all of your dental needs.
Comprehensive Dental Care
Your search is over! We offer emergency, pediatric, preventative, orthodontic, and cosmetic dental care all in one spot. From infants to kupuna, we have everything you and your family needs to achieve and maintain a healthy mouth.
If your tooth has been damaged, don't wait! Often, your tooth can be saved if you act quickly. Our dentists will get you out of pain before it gets worse.
We Accept Your Insurance
We will always maximize your insurance benefits and minimize your out-of-pocket costs.
Our board-certified Pediatric Dentists have a fun, positive, and engaging approach to ensure an excellent dental experience for your child or teen. We look forward to seeing you and your child!
Trusted By Moms
Our patients have left over 1,950 five star reviews on Google! In addition, Honolulu Magazine has recognized our dentists as "Best Dentists" in Hawaii, five times more than any other dental office.
I'm sort of anti-dentist to begin with. But that said, seeing a dentist for problems is inevitable. Comparing HFD to my previous dentist on a deep clean -- my prior dentist did not numb the gums prior to the procedure but HFD did. So, it made the process tolerable. The... read more
I am a very nervous dental patient due to previous treatments at another office on the mainland. Hawaii Family Dental is the best dental practice I’ve been to. From the friendly and professional front desk staff to the dental techs and dentists. I received top notch great care that was... read more
Fast, efficient, friendly service. I was able to be seen the next day and had an exam and xray. A few days later, my chipped tooth was worked on and fitted with a temp crown by Dr. Apala and his assistant.I am impressed with their capacity for scheduling patients, and... read more
Fast, efficient, friendly service. I was able to be seen the next day and had an exam and xray. A few days later, my chipped tooth was worked on and fitted with a temp crown by Dr. Apala and his assistant.I am impressed with the capacity for scheduling patients, and... read more
Now that my 2nd and final crown appointment has been completed I can only emphasize my great satisfaction. Dr. Chris and his assistants are professional, friendly, informative, and -especially if you have HDS--affordable. The great Hawaii Family Dental experience begins with their fabulous and verdant courtyard and continues... read more
My daughter hated the dentist, but because of the amazing staff at HFD, especially Dr. Chris, my daughters experience is now a good one. Dr. Chris shows she cared for my daughters healthy smile as well as her feelings to make she sure was okay every step of the way!... read more
Took both my boys 7 and 20month mo. Old to see dr yamada today. It was our first visit, so we had paperwork to do, for 2 kids. Sherlynn and Sheena were so helpful and made the process easy. She explained about their wonderful family plan which we signed up... read more
The staff and Dr. Godla have always been wonderful! The staff is always accommodating when I am booking appointments and has even called if there is an opening earlier. I referred my mother to Dr. Godla and she couldn't be happier. She was never a fan of going to the... read more