The Staff

Long Beach CA Dentist - Stephen Coates, DDS & Staff

Our exceptional, friendly staff is our greatest asset. Our team of dental assistants and hygienists are licensed professionals who pride themselves on staying on the cutting edge of dentistry and patient communication. They are excited about what they are doing, have high standards of quality and integrity, and are motivated to achieve the best results for our family of patients. We are proud of the experience and skill they bring to our Long Beach CA dentist practice.

Our dedicated and motivated team has one primary goal—your utmost comfort! We feel it’s important that you understand the treatment that you’ll be receiving so that you can relax during the procedure. Our staff is eager to answer any questions regarding your dental care. They are some of the most knowledgeable and friendly staff you will find among the many area dentists. Please feel free to share your needs and concerns.

Hygiene Team


Maya, Jennifer, Melissa, Sandra are Registered Dental Hygienists with over 50 years of dental experience. Their gentle touch and commitment to working with our patients to achieve optimal dental health are the foundations to a great experience.  

Clinical Assistant Team


Suzanne, & Angel are the Registered Dental Assistants that bring comfort and care to our patients. The gentle and caring nature of our Clinical Assistants helps our patients feel relaxed and welcome.  Their experience and training help Dr. Coates, one of the best dentists Long Beach CA has to offer, complete your treatment in a time efficient manner so you can get on with the rest of your day.

Administrative Team


Maria & Stephanie work together to help you find the appointment times you need, work with you on your insurance, work out financial options, and help make your visits with us as smooth as possible. 


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