Dr. Ahsiku and his children relaxing on a deck.
Phillip Ashiku, DDS
Dr. Phillip Ashiku is a graduate from the University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry (one of the most recognized dental schools in the country) and completed his Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree in 1987. He has completed advanced training in implant dentistry through the Bicon® Implant Institute in Boston, and to keep up on his dental education and stay at the forefront of dentistry, he continues regular annual training.Dr. Ashiku is a member of several professional organizations, including the American Dental Association® and the International Congress of Implantologists. As a dentist, he is dedicated to providing the best possible quality care with the latest techniques in the most comfortable environment possible.Having practiced in the Ukiah area for over 32 years, Dr. Ashiku makes his patients’ treatment goals his priority, providing personal care and making his patients feel like family. He believes that strong communities are built on community involvement, having served for over 10 years in public service. He previously offered his services as the Mayor of the City of Ukiah, Planning Commissioner, Redevelopment Chairman, and as a Redwood Empire Dental Society Board Member. Dr. Ashiku and his wife have been married for over 13 years. They have three beautiful children, two daughters and one son. Outside of the office, Dr. Ashiku is a pilot and enjoys restoring and flying airplanes. His other hobbies include fishing and camping, but the most important and rewarding activity for him is spending time with his family.
Dr Elizabeth Ashkiu, DMD., one of our talented dentists.
Elizabeth Ashiku, DDS
Dr. Elizabeth Ashiku is a graduate of Lone Mountain College where she majored in biology and minored in art. She earned her DDS at the University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry in 1978. She has been providing dental treatments in our area since 1979. Dr. Ashiku constantly augments her knowledge and skills through continuing education and has advanced training in cosmetic dentistry, TMJ treatments and CAD/CAM dental crown fabrication. She is a member of the American Dental Association®, the California Dental Association and the Redwood Empire Dental Society. She was previously a long-term member of the Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. As a dentist, she strives to provide technical excellence and quality communication with her patients. Dr. Ashiku and her husband, Kevin Orr, have one son, Travis. In her spare time, she enjoys fine art acrylic and oil painting.