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Please see below for Maternity and Obstetrics resource information.

List of Obstetricians in East Hawaii

Name Phone#
East Hawaii Health Clinic – 1185 Waianuenue Ave 808-932-3940
East Hawaii Health Clinic – 1190 Waianuenue Ave 808-932-4215
Hawaii Island Community Health Center 808-333-3600
Kaiser Permanente 808-934-4400
Kuwahara, Melissa 808-731-7409
Nakamoto, Karen 808-935-7765
Nitta, Frederick 808-961-5922
Tran, Quyen-Anhn 808-933-2100
University Health Partners Women’s Health 808-961-6608


List of Pediatricians in East Hawaii

Name Phone#
Camacho, Brenda / Desilva, Ty 808-935-1621
Meurs, Wanda 808-969-3222
Reusing, Heujung 808-935-2389
Saito, Syuck Ki 808-961-6054
Sugai, Wesley 808-747-8321
Big Island Health Care 808-885-3627
East Hawaii Health Clinic 808-932-4215
Hamakua Health Center 808-775-7204
Hawaii Island Community Health Center
Hilo, Kau, Keaau, Pahoa
Kaiser Permanente 808-934-4400
Kona Community Hospital 808-322-9311
Paniolo Pediatrics – Waimea 808-887-6543
Sunshine Pediatrics 808-935-5544


Useful Organizations for new Parents:

Name Website Description
Healthy Mothers Healthy Babies Healthy Mothers Healthy Babies Coalition of Hawaii has worked to improve equitable access to maternal and child health for thousands of women, children, and families in Hawaii. Before, during, and after pregnancy, we are here every step of the way.
WIC Locations The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC), is a federally funded program which provides Hawaii residents with nourishing supplemental foods, nutrition education, breastfeeding promotion and health and social service referrals. The participants of WIC are either pregnant, breastfeeding, or postpartum women, and infants and children under age five who meet income guidelines and have a medical or nutritional risk.
Kumukahi Health and Wellness Rooted in the principles of Harm Reduction, Kumukahi Health + Wellness provides a safe space for people affected by or living with HIV
Going Home Hawaii Going Home Hawai’i – Home ( Since 2004, the Hawai’i Island Going Home Consortium has been leading efforts to provide innovative and culturally responsive reentry and reintegration services to justice-involved individuals, their families, and communities. The Going Home Consortium consists of more than 50 public and private entities and their representatives with a network of over 300 state and national partners.
Hope Services Working to make homelessness on Hawaiʻi Island rare, brief, and nonrecurring.


Car Seat technician instructors:

Name Phone# Email
Chuck Hirata 808-268-3708
Kendra Jitchaku 808-345-7995
John Kaizuka 808-333-9090
Torey Keltner 406-202-6054
Mel Keolanui 808-896-1336
Sandy Tomiyama 808-896-1940

Breastfeeding Resource Guide

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