Experienced orthodontists providing cutting edge treatment that is safe and gentle.
Our doctors work incredibly hard to provide the best treatment options in a caring and gentle manner. Dr. Yim and Dr. Nayak work incredibly hard to stay up to date on all of the latest treatment options, meaning their patients always have access to the latest and best treatments. Paired with their caring demeanors and dedication, their patients know they have a winning team.
Satya Nayak D.M.D., M.S.
Dr. Satya Nayak, DMD, joined Hawaiian Smiles team in the Fall of 2018. He earned his Doctor of Medicine in Dentistry from the University of Pennsylvania Dental School of Medicine, which is one of the top dental schools in the United States. After earning his DMD, he completed his residency in Orthodontics and a second Masters Degree in Oral Biology at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.
He also holds a Masters Degree from the University of Buffalo. This degree, which is in dental biomaterials, helps assure that Hawaiian Smiles is always able to stay at the forefront of patient care and safety. Technology changes rapidly in the orthodontic world, and Dr. Nayak is committed to ensuring every patient receives cutting edge care that is also safe and effective.
Dr. Nayak and his wife, Dr. Nicole Fernandez, a general dentist, are the proud parents of a young son and enjoy spending quality time with their extended family in Oahu.
Errol Y.W. Yim D.M.D., M.S.
Dr. Errol Yim is a board-certified orthodontist who is known for providing caring and personalized orthodontic treatment to children, teens and adults on Oahu and the Big Island. Having been in practice since 1974, Dr. Yim’s former patients now bring their own children to see him so he can create beautiful smiles for them too!
Dr. Yim received his Doctor of Dental Surgery and Master of Dental Surgery degrees with a specialty in orthodontics from St. Louis University. He and his staff regularly attend continuing education courses focused on the latest advancements in orthodontics. He is a member of numerous professional organizations, including the:
- American Dental Association
- American Association of Orthodontists
- Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists
In his leisure time, he enjoys playing golf and traveling to different parts of the world.