Meet the Doctors of Dental Care of Pearlridge


The doctors & staff of Dental Care of Pearlridge are thrilled to make the Aiea community home. We have dedicated our professional careers to providing you with the finest that dentistry has to offer. As a family practice, we provide comfortable care for patients of all ages, from children to adults. From the moment you walk in the door, you’ll benefit from our experience & detail-oriented approach…as well as our warm & caring commitment to your satisfaction.

We are proud to provide care for the Aiea community that has been such a fundamental part of our lives. Dr. Cedric Lewis is a lifelong Honolulu resident who received his dental degree from the Oregon Health Sciences University. Dr. Lewis’ wife, Kristin, was raised in Aiea & attended local schools from Waimalu Elementary to Aiea High School before going on to the University of Hawaii at Manoa as a scholar-athlete & graduating from the William S. Richardson School of Law. Her family still lives in the Aiea area.

From routine cleanings & checkups to cosmetic & restorative care, Dental Care of Pearlridge is your new neighborhood home for all things dental. We are proud to provide excellent dental care to the Pearlridge community including the neighborhoods of Pearl City, Royal Summit, Newtown, Aiea, Leeward, West Oahu, Halawa & many more!

Dr. Cedric Lewis

Dr. Cedric Lewis is a 1996 graduate of the Oregon Health Sciences University, where he received his doctorate in dental medicine. In his continuing education, he has completed courses in esthetics & implants, anesthesia & pain control, cosmetic dentistry, & the diagnosis & treatment of TMJ (i.e. jaw pain) disorders. Dr. Lewis is a charter member of the prestigious Hawaii Terry Tanaka Dental Study Group for prosthodontics. Dr. Lewis is also a volunteer dentist for the Special Olympics Hawaii & the Kokua Kalihi Valley Comprehensive Family Services, a health center where he started a dental mentorship program for disadvantaged kids. Dr. Lewis is one of 12 dentists in the country, & the only one from Hawaii, chosen by the American Dental Association Institute for Diversity in Leadership. In 2008 through 2015, Dr. Lewis was voted by his peers as one of Hawaii’s Best Dentists in Honolulu Magazine & voted as one of Honolulu’s best dentists from 2003–2018. In his spare time, Dr. Lewis enjoys spending time with his wife, Kristin, his son, Cole, & his two Pomeranians, Pooh Bear & Snoopy.

Dr. Alexander Tarasov

Dr. Alexander Tarasov was born in St. Petersburg, Russia. He received his dental degree from Boston University & completed one year of advanced education in general dentistry at the University of the Pacific. After practicing as an associate general dentist in a private office in Cambridge (Mass) Dr. Tarasov was accepted to a three-year specialty program at John D. Dingell VA Medical center. Upon completion of the residency, he moved to Oahu, where he works as a staff prosthodontist at the Marine Corps Base Hawaii & provides care to patients of Kahala area at Wai‘alae Dental Care & Dental Care of Pearlridge.

Dr. Bryson Chang

Dr. Bryson Chang was born & raised as a local boy in Aiea, & could not be more excited to be practicing on the island he calls home. Following his early love for sports, he attended Mid-Pacific Institute & played baseball for the Owls throughout high school. Dr. Chang received his Bachelor of Science in biology from Creighton University’s undergraduate program in Omaha, NE. He then went on to attend Creighton University’s School of Dentistry, where he focused his efforts towards his childhood dream of becoming a dentist. Dr. Chang attributes much of his strong sense of community from the values he experienced at Creighton. His time on the mainland allowed him to road trip—giving him the travel bug he has today. When he isn’t working, you can catch Dr. Chang traveling, fishing, or playing golf.

Dr. Rob Wu

Dr. Rob Wu was born & raised on the island of Oahu. He is a graduate of Creighton University’s School of Dentistry (Omaha, NE), where he received his doctorate in dental surgery. During his time in Omaha, he served his community by volunteering at the OneWorld Dental Clinic. Today, he is an active member of the American Dental Association. In his free time, Dr. Wu golfs & travels the world. As his patient, you can expect gentle care & professionalism. He will take the time to understand your needs, perform a thorough exam & provide treatment using reliable & up-to-date technology.

Dr. David Hoang

Dr. Hoang is originally from Honolulu, HI & is a graduate of Creighton University where he received his BS & DDS degrees. Before returning to Hawaii in 2019, Dr. Hoang practiced for a decade & a half in Nevada & Texas, refining his art, efficiency, & techniques in dentistry. In his spare time, Dr. Hoang enjoys rediscovering Hawaii with his wife, Karen, & daughter, Leah.

“My goal is to make your visit as enjoyable as possible! I will take the time to explain any necessary treatment & treat you & your family as if you were my own! I hope to develop a relationship with each patient & to gain mutual respect & trust.”