Meet the Team at Jeffrey K. Miyazawa, DDS

Meet Our Team

Dawn
DENTAL HYGIENIST

With the spunk of a youngster but the professionalism of a veteran, it is easy to see why patients gravitate toward Dawn, one of our three dental hygienists. Knowing that hygiene visits are not always a priority for patients, Dawn knows and stresses the importance of good oral care to the patient and for their general health. Patients are immediately drawn to Dawn’s caring spirit and gentle touch.

In her spare time, Dawn loves caring for her two young children, spending time with her husband, and shopping. You may contact Dawn via e-mail at dawn@jeffmiyazawa.com. 

Dawn’s favorite quote is: “Happiness is contagious.”

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Joanie
PATIENT COORDINATOR

It is amazing how our team member’s gifting match so well with their positions. Joanie is no exception; Because she is such a down-to-earth people person, it is no wonder she is such an asset to the team and especially the front office.   Patients love her because Joanie has a passion and heart for loving people.

Joanie also works part time for Delta Airlines, but in her spare time she runs errands for the office, makes wonderful lunches for the team, and loves to go shopping. You may contact Joanie via email at  joanie@jeffmiyazawa.com.

Joanie’s favorite bible verse is: “Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge Him, and He will make your path straight.” – Proverbs 3:5-6

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Roxane Kozuma
BUSINESS MANAGER

Roxane is the first person you see when you come into our office and the voice you hear when you call our office, as her primary role involves patient communication and managing our appointment schedule. This is no small job, as she schedules for Dr. Jeff and all of the hygienists. While Roxane spends much of her time on the phone, she is also responsible for checking you in and out for your appointments and many other front-office duties. Roxane is a notary public, offering this service free of charge to our patients. Born and raised in Hawaii, Roxane is a proud graduate of Castle High School. She and her husband Pat, and their children, Corey and Kelsey, are long-time residents of Kaneohe. In her spare time, Roxane enjoys baking, crafts, and watching Netflix. You may contact Roxane at

Roxane@jeffmiyazawa.com

Roxane’s favorite quote is “The Only Way To Do Great Work Is To Love What You Do. If You Haven’t Found It Yet, Keep Looking. Don’t Settle.” – Steve Jobs

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Jessy
DENTAL HYGIENIST

From the moment you meet Jessy, you can’t help but be happy. She is just one of those rare and special people that will brighten your day no matter what…even if you are already having a great day, she’ll make it better! Combine that with her dental talents, attention to detail, and thoroughness; now that’s the kind of dental hygienist you want.
In her spare time, Jessy loves to paint, sing karaoke, and scuba dive. You may contact Jessy at jessy@jeffmiyazawa.com.

Jessy’s favorite quotes are: Keep moving and say yes to life.” And “You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.”

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Laura
PATIENT ACCOUNTS MANAGER

In addition to great dental care, part of a 5 star experience is having a smooth process with patients’ accounts and insurance. With over a decade of experience, Laura is our expert on this. We have been hoping and praying for an all-star like her for a long time, and Laura has seamlessly fit the bill. Anytime accounts and insurance comes in to play from treatment recommendations & estimates, to insurance claim filings, and ledger balances, Laura is your go-to person.

During her spare time, Laura enjoys shopping for collectible sneakers, watching movies on Netflix, and playing Pokemon Go. You may contact her at laura@jeffmiyazawa.com

Laura’s favorite quote is:
“Surround yourself with the dreamers and the doers, the believers and the thinkers, but most of all, surround yourself with those who see the greatness within you, even when you don’t see it yourself.” –Edmund Lee

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Joclyn
DENTAL ASSISTANT

If anyone on the team needs help, Joclyn is there to step in. She does everything from preparing the tea tree oil scented hot towels for patients to sterilizing all of the instruments to assisting chair-side, and everything in between. She does it all with a positive attitude and has been a huge help to our whole team. Out of the office, Joclyn also helps at her father’s window covering company.

During her spare time, Joclyn enjoys hiking, going to the beach and traveling all over the world. You may contact her at joclyn@jeffmiyazawa.com

Joclyn’s favorite quote is: “Success doesn’t come to you, you go to it.” -Marva Collins

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Alicia
DENTAL HYGIENIST

Alicia has been a wonderful addition to our team from the moment she started with us. When you experience a hygiene visit with her, you will not only appreciate her excellent care, but more so for her loving and nurturing personality and her great sense of humor.

Patients love her because they feel at ease and comfortable with her knowing that she will help them get and remain in great oral health.

In her spare time, Alicia enjoys playing volleyball, watching Netflix, and going to Disneyland.You may contact Alicia at alicia@jeffmiyazawa.com.

Alicia’s favorite quote is “All our dreams can come true if we have the courage to pursue them.” – Walt Disney

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Karen
PATIENT CONCIERGE

When you enter our office and see Karen’s smiling face behind the counter, you can’t help but feel happy and at ease.  From the moment we met Karen, we knew she was the right person for our new patient concierge and appointment scheduler position because of her warm and gentle spirit and the way she cares for each and every patient with genuine love and compassion.  We are blessed to have her on our team.

In her spare time, Karen enjoys performing in community theatre shows, dining out, and spending time with her husband.

You may contact Karen at karen@jeffmiyazawa.com.

Karen’s favorite bible verse is:
“Trust in the Lord with all your heart, lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge Him, and He will make your paths straight. Proverbs 3:5-6”