DAVID H. OKAWACHI, D.D.S., Inc.
DENTISTRY FOR INFANTS, CHILDREN & ADOLESCENTS
Diplomate, American Board of Pediatric Dentistry
Fellow, American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
(714) 635-1170
ABOUT US
DAVID H. OKAWACHI, D.D.S.  (DR. DAVE)
​​Dr. Okawachi was born and raised in Northern California. He has been serving the pediatric dental community in private practice in Anaheim for over 30 years. Besides private practice, Dr. Okawachi is also involved in organized dentistry. He is a past President of the Southern California Unit of the American Society of Dentistry for Children, the USC Pediatric Dental Association and the California Society of Pediatric Dentistry. He currently is a Trustee of the Western Society of Pediatric Dentistry.

Dr. Okawachi is on faculty staff at Miller Children's Hospital at Long Beach Memorial Medical Center and holds active staff privileges at Children's Hospital of Orange County. He is also on staff at La Veta Surgical Center in Orange. He is a clinical instructor at USC and has been supervising the pediatric dental residents of USC at the Children's Dental Health Clinic located in the Miller Children's Hospital in Long Beach since 1999.

Dr. Okawachi is a board certified Pediatric Dentist. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry and a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry.
EDUCATION

Loyola University of Los Angeles                              B.S. in Biology

Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC           D.D.S.

Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC           Certificate in Advanced 
                                                                                        ​Pediatric Dentistry
                                                                                        
Rancho los Amigos Hospital, Downey, CA               Certificate in Hospital                                                                                                  Pediatric Dentistry
                                                                                        



PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

American Dental Association

California Dental Association

Orange County Dental Society

American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry

American Board of Pediatric Dentistry

California Society of Pediatric Dentistry

Western Society of Pediatric Dentistry

Southern California Society of Dentistry for Childern


OUR WONDERFUL STAFF
Gaby
I am Gaby and I am Dr. Dave's office manager. I am here to answer all your questions about the office. I enjoy interacting with and helping the parents, and love seeing all the happy children here to see Dr. Dave.  There's never a dull moment with all the cute things our patients do and say. In my spare time I love spending time with family and friends.
Adriana
I am Adriana and I'm a Registered Dental Assistant. I've been with Dr. Dave since 1998. When you call our office, more than likely you'll be talking to me. I'm here to help you schedule appointments and answer your treatment questions. The thing I enjoy most is seeing our patients enjoy their dental visits. In my spare time I enjoy spending time with my family and doing crafts.
Sanjuana
My name is Sanjuana and I'm a Registered Dental Assistant. I've been working with Dr. Dave since 2001. I really enjoy talking and listening to our patients. I love listening to their stories and answering their questions. I enjoy spending my spare time with my kids.
Brenda
​My name is Brenda and I'm a Registered Dental Assistant. I've been working with Dr. Dave since 2001. I love challenges and working in our office that caters to children is a challenge I enjoy. In my spare time I enjoy fitness activities.
Elizabeth
My name is Elizabeth and I'm a Registered Dental Assistant. I've been working for Dr. Dave since 2002. What I enjoy most is the teamwork within our office so we can provide an enjoyable experience to our patients. In my spare time I enjoy travelling with my husband.