Meet Dr. Chaekal

Meet Dr. Chaekal at Dental World Kapolei.

Dr. Chaekal feels privileged to provide the highest level of orthodontic care to the people in her community, and she approaches her treatment of patients like they are her second family.

She was born and raised in Korea before moving to the United States for her education. She received her Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry at University of California Berkley. From there, Dr. Chaekal earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery at Columbia University as well as her Certificate of Orthodontics.

Dr. Chaekal has been an Elite Preferred Provider for Invisalign® treatment (reserved for the top 1% of providers nationwide) since 2008. She is one of a handful of women in the world to have earned this title, successfully treating more than 1,000 patients with Invisalign, and accomplishing outstanding results.

Keeping up with new technology is imperative in the orthodontic field and to Dr. Chaekal. She participates in continuing education through classes and seminars throughout the year.

Dr. Chaekel lives in Oahu with her husband, Dr. Michon Morita. They have two, beautiful children and spending time with her family is important to her. She also enjoys playing the piano.


  • Hawaii Academy of Orthodontics
  • Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists
  • American Academy of Orthodontics
  • American Dental Association
  • Hawaii Dental Association
  • California Dental Association

Meet Dr. Ing

Gilbert Ing closeup.jpg

Dr. Gilbert Ing was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois. After attending Northeastern Illinois University, he went to Universidad Central Del Este where he achieved his degree of Doctor of Dental Surgery in 1988. From there, Dr. Ing attended the University of the Pacific's International Dental Studies Program in San Francisco, California.

He moved to Oahu in 1991 and worked for a dental clinic until 1999. He then went on to a private practice in Kailua, Oahu. In 2001, Dr. Ing completed the UCLA Aesthetic Continuum for cosmetic dentistry and then divided time between his personal dental office and Dr. Daniel Mayeda's Adult Comprehensive and Cosmetic dental practice in Kahului, Maui. Dr. Ing is proud to have served the Kailua and Kahului communities with comprehensive and preventive dental care.

Dr. Ing has been a resident of Kapolei since 1992 and is happy to now bring his dental services to his home community at the Dental World Kapolei Office.

Dr. Ing's current professional dental memberships are with:

  • American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
  • American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine
  • American Dental Association
  • Hawaii Dental Association
  • Honolulu County Dental Society