Dr. Wakano Tailors Each Treatment To Your Unique Needs

At the core of Dr. Wakano’s dental practice is a friendly team of professionals that is dedicated to your utmost comfort and optimal oral health. We view each patient as a unique individual, and we tailor each treatment to your specific needs. As part of our commitment to providing close, personalized attention to every patient, we want to encourage patient communication. Please know that we are here to provide outstanding patient care and that we value the trust you have placed in us.
Give us a call at (808) 961-5617.

Dr. Wakano Cares About His Patients, Is Committed to Hilo

Dr. Wakano has been improving smiles around Hilo and East Hawaii for over 22 years. His long established practice on the second floor of the Bank of Hawaii building on Pauahi Street is known for the caring and compassionate service that Dr. Wakano provides to ALL of his patients. He truly cares about the people of Hilo, and his commitment to the community can be seen in his compassionate practice. His gentle dentist techniques and big heart have kept his patients leaving with big smiles for over two decades!

Trust Us To Give You Quality Dental Care Every Time

If you are looking for a dentist who genuinely cares about your oral health, you have come to the right place. We have everything from general dentistry to family dental care. Our state of the art facility ensures that you will receive quality dental care every single time.
Dentist chair at Wakano Cory K DDS Inc in Hilo, HI

Striving For Excellence is Part of
Dr. Wakano’s Philosophy

“I provide the most comprehensive dentistry that will be accepted with gratitude and appreciation. I strive for excellence in every aspect of your dental treatment. I know that sometimes compromise is necessary, but I will only do my very best. I respect your appointed time, and I make every effort to stay on schedule. Please be understanding if we are delayed due to a dental emergency. If you have an immediate dental problem that we cannot treat, we will refer you to an office for the appropriate treatment and schedule with our office at a convenient time.”
Mahalo Nui Loa, Dr. Cory K. Wakano

Dr. Cory K. Wakano's Educational Background

  • Graduated from the University of Hawaii at Manoa with a Bachelor of Arts in Biology in 1991
  • Graduated from the University of the Pacific School of Dentistry in San Francisco, CA. with a degree of Doctor of Dental Surgery in 1993. He is a member of the Alumni Association, College of Physicians and Surgeons.
  • 1993 Delta Sigma Delta, Certificate of Life Membership in the Supreme Chapter in recognition of enrollment
  • 1993 Certificate for The American Dental Association Joint Commission on National Dental Examinations