Meet Our Doctors

Honolulu, HI Dentist

Dr. Gerald Adachi, DMD

Honolulu dentist, Dr. Gerald Adachi is driven by a passion to bring you personalized, excellent dental care. He has dedicated himself to pursuing the most advanced forms of treatment available to ensure your comfort.

Dr. Adachi remains at the forefront of dental technology and techniques through his focus on continuing education. Honolulu dentist, Dr. Adachi has also served as Chair of the Dental Education Program Committee for the Hawaii Dental Association. The committee plans continuing education programs and courses for dental professionals all across Hawaii.

After graduating from USC, Dr. Adachi went on to receive his dental degree from the University Of Pennsylvania School Of Dental Medicine. After completing his residency at St. Francis Hospital in Honolulu, Dr. Adachi began his own practice.

Active in the dental community, Dr. Adachi maintains memberships in several prestigious professional organizations, including:

  • American Dental Association
  • Hawaii Dental Association
  • Honolulu County Dental Society
  • Academy of Dentistry International
  • International College of Dentists
  • Mentoring at the Terry Tanaka Study Club

Dr. Adachi is married to Rona and together they have raised two wonderful children, Daniel and Dana. In his spare time, Dr. Adachi enjoys cooking, kayak fishing, playing with his Havanese dogs, and spending time with his family.


Dr. Dana Adachi, DDS

Dr. Dana Adachi grew up in Honolulu, and is a graduate of ‘Iolani School and the University of Hawai‘i at Manoa. At the University of Missouri Kansas City School of Dentistry, she earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree, graduating Summa Cum Laude. While in dental school, she was selected to participate in the Advanced Studies Program in Periodontics, inducted into the Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental Honor Society, and graduated in the top five percent of her class. 

Dr. Adachi continued on to complete her General Practice Residency at the University of Southern California’s graduate program, where she did her clinical training at the Los Angeles County + USC Medical Center and the Los Angeles Veterans Affairs Clinic. After completing residency, Dr. Adachi has proudly returned home to Hawai‘i to join Kaka‘ako Smiles and looks forward to providing dental care to her patients and the community where she was raised.

Dr. Adachi’s dedication to excellence, passion for caring for her patients, and a strong sense of ethics and community are the foundation of her practice philosophy. She is a motivated clinician, who believes in the importance of providing her patients with the best, most comprehensive care possible. She values taking the time to listen to her patients’ wants and concerns, and designing a treatment plan that is tailored to each patient. She is dedicated to enhancing her patients’ well-being and oral health, and strives to make each dental visit a positive and comfortable experience.

Professional Memberships:

  • Hawai‘i Dental Association
  • American Dental Association
  • Honolulu County Dental Society 
  • Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental Honor Society

Dr. Adachi enjoys spending her free time with her family, friends, and two dogs.