Meet Dr. Jason Kaopua
Dr. Jason Kaopua was born Honolulu, Hawaii. He graduated in 1995 from Brigham Young University-Hawaii with a bachelor’s degree in information systems and computer sciences. He attended the Oregon Health Sciences School of Dentistry and graduated in 1999 with a doctorate in dental medicine.
Dr. Kaopua helped set up new dental programs at community health centers in Hana, Maui, and Kea’au, Hawaii, to help serve the underserved communities. As Dental Director, he served as a member of the County Oral Health Taskforce to help increase access to dental care throughout the island. He also started an AEGD residency training program to help train dental graduates in advanced dental techniques.
In 2007, Dr. Kaopua and his family moved to the beautiful Skagit Valley to be closer to family and to enjoy the scenic Pacific Northwest. Dr. Kaopua enjoys sports, skiing, computers, and spending time with his wife, four children, and one beautiful granddaughter.
Welcoming Dr. Donald Lee
Dr. Lee graduated from Loma Linda School of Dentistry whose motto is “Service is our calling”. He was able to experience and live up to that motto by serving on mission trips to Bangladesh, Honduras, Mexico, and other locations. Immediately out of dental school, Dr. Lee had the privilege to serve in community clinics where cared for low-income, homeless, and veteran patients among many others. Dr. Lee enjoys dentistry and the satisfaction from happy patients.
Dr. Lee relocated from sunny San Diego and quickly came to love the beautiful outdoors that the Northwest has to offer. He thoroughly enjoys mountain biking on amazing trails here and kayaking on Lake Washington. He looks forward to checking out hiking trails, skiing the slopes this winter, and trying new things.