About Us – Mission Statement

We are committed to quality patient care and dentistry services. We want our patient to achieve optimum oral health and improve the quality of their life. Our dentistry team is dedicated to providing a caring environment, that is respectful of all people, Our hope is to develop a lasting relationship with each of our patients, built on trust, confidence, and respect.

Meet Our Team

Dr. Marlon C. Parato, DMD

Since 1999, Dr. Marlon Parato has been practicing dentistry in the state of Hawaii. He is a graduate of Pines City College and University of Baguio in the Northern Philippines, with a degree of Doctor of Dental Medicine equivalent to U.S. dental college curriculum. He has established eligibility, satisfied the requirements and successfully passed the National Board Dental Exam and the State of Hawaii Dental Licensure exam.

In the early years of his practice, Dr. Parato worked and supported two non-profit health centers named Kalihi Palama Health Center in Honolulu and Hana Community Health Center in the island of Maui; here he provided comprehensive dental care among the uninsured, under insured and the newly immigrant population. Today, he takes every opportunity to advance his knowledge and skills with continuing education and advance studies both locally and on the mainland. He is committed to advance technology and equipment in his practice for patient treatment and comfort. Dr. Parato has been recognize by several health institutions for his outstanding service and was listed as one of America’s Top Dentists by the Consumers Research Council of America in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013. Dr. Parato was also chosen as the Honolulu Magazine's Best Dentist in Hawaii.

He is passionate about sports and personal health. Since 2008, he has competes in the annual Honolulu Marathon and has sponsored several community sport leagues. He is also finds pleasure in music as he regularly join his music band and plays drum in his local church. Dr. Parato is also passionate about serving his community and regularly volunteers his dental services at the Aloha Medical Mission clinic.

Current Memberships:

American Dental Association · Hawaii Dental Association · Honolulu County Dental Society

Kathy Parato - Office Manager / Treatment Coordinator

Kathy is our friendly office manager and treatment coordinator. She speaks fluent Cantonese and a bit of Mandarin for those who need assistance. Contact Kathy with questions on your treatment plans, schedules, and insurance. Outside of her work in the office, she is also a fashion designer. Is there anything she can’t do?

Lina - Dental Assistant

Lina has been working with Dr. Parato as a dental assistant since 2004. She enjoys meeting new people and helping with unique dental challenges; she also speaks fluent Ilailocano. Lina gained her training and experience in the U.S. Naval Dental Facility in Makalapa.