Dr. Coatney and his Dental Team
We realize that an important component of your treatment is our dental team and the environment that they create for you. Our dental team of hygienists and assistants pride themselves on treating each patient to the best dental experience they have ever had. Each member is devoted to creating an atmosphere that is professional, warm and personal.
The Coatney Professional Center wishes to warmly welcome and invite you to become a new member of our dental family.
Learn about Sealants in Eileen's "Hygiene Hints"
Eileen, a native of Bolivar, NY, is our lead dental hygienist on the Coatney Dental Team. She brings over 30 years of experience to our Olean dental practice. She joined the CPC dental team in 1997. Her professionalism and passion for patient care made her a perfect fit with Dr. Coatney.
Learn about Brushing in Vicki's "Hygiene Hints".
Learn about Tooth Whitening in Vicki's "Hygiene Hints"
Vicki joined our Coatney Dental Team in 2008 after moving here from Maryland with her husband and two daughters. When you first meet Vicki, her passion for dental hygiene is readily apparent. Her high standards of quality and integrity in patient care truly exemplify the ideals and mission of the Coatney Professional Center dental team. Her motto is " to always provide the best quality care in a gentle way, ensuring the most positive dental experience."
Prior to pursuing a career in dental hygiene, Vicki obtained her Bachelors of Science degree in Biology and Chemistry from Salisbury University, graduating with honors. Following graduation she worked in research for a few years, followed by a brief stint in the optical field.
Vicki has over 15 years of experience in the dental field, including an expanded duties certification, extensive training in periodontal therapy, patient education, and treatment presentation. Vicki loves everything about being a hygienist, especially working with children.
Away from the workplace, Vicki enjoys scrap-booking, gardening, and spending time with family and friends.
Learn about Happy Visits in Barb's "Hygiene Hints"
Barb joined our Coatney Dental Team as one of our hygienists in 2008. Her caring manner and attention to detail has made her a natural fit for the Coatney Professional Center.
Barb attended Jamestown Community College where she completed pre-requisite courses before applying for the dental hygiene program. In 2008 she graduated from Monroe Community College, with honors in her degree in Applied Science in Dental Hygiene.
"I feel that it is a privilege to help people achieve good oral hygiene habits that may also help prevent serious systemic diseases. I have always felt that the first thing most people notice is a person's smile. What I love most about my job is watching people transform their smiles and quality of life"
Barb and her husband Brian have a son named Brayden, and a daughter, Brianna. In her spare time, Barb enjoys reading,scrap-booking, playing cards, watching movies, and spending time with family and friends. She is active in her church and enjoys singing as well as acting for the Christmas and Easter cantatas.
Molly is our front desk dental coordinator, but her expanded skills allow her to work as a member of the restorative team as a dental assistant when needed. Molly joined the Coatney Dental Team in 2008 as a dental assistant.
Her ability to learn quickly was immediately apparent and she is now utilizing her skills as our dental coordinator. Molly is currently certified in chair-side assisting. She is also a member of the American Association of Dental Office Managers (AADOM).
As our dental coordinator, Molly's number one priority is serving our patients at the front desk. She is dedicated to helping patients not only understand their treatment plans, but also to working with them to make the creation of a beautiful smile affordable. She likes getting to know her patients and making them feel that they are more than just a name on her schedule.
Molly is married and a mother to two boys. Outside of the office, Molly enjoys spending time with her family, scrapbooking, photography, baking, and studying history.
Kimberly, a dental assistant, is our latest addition to the Coatney Dental Team. She joined the practice in 2010, with four years of prior dental assisting experience. Her warm personality and infectious laughter has made her a wonderful addition to the team.
She feels dental assisting is a very rewarding career. She loves the warm and caring atmosphere in the office, and really enjoys working chair-side with Dr. Coatney and the patients.
Kimberly is married and has two sons. Her youngest son is currently serving his country in the United States Army. Her oldest son lives in Florida. When not working, Kimberly loves camping, gardening, baking and traveling.
<-A Valentine's Day surprise for our dental team! Roses and a serenade from the Olean Barbershoppers!