Dr. Anibal López, Owner/Dentist
Dr. Anibal López currently lives in Spokane, WA with his wife Lacey López and their seven children. He was born in Palo Alto, California. He lived in Sinaloa, Mexico until the age of 15 when he returned to the United States and attended high school in Quincy, Washington.
Upon graduation, he attended Central Washington University in Ellensburg, WA. He completed a Bachelor’s Degree in Foreign Language Teaching Abroad as well as a minor in Teaching English as a Second Language and Latin American Studies.
He taught at Yakima School District and Ephrata School District from 2002 to 2005. In 2005, he made the decision to attend Marquette School of Dentistry, where he completed a Doctorate of Dentistry Degree in 2009. Upon completing his degree, he returned to Yakima and worked for Apple Valley Dental from 2009 to 2011.
In 2011, he purchased and established his dental office in Spokane, WA and Summit Family & Cosmetic Dentistry began operations.
Frequently Asked Questions
Dr. López has been treating patients in his home state of Washington for over 13 years now. He has also completed several continuing education courses on topics such as dental implants, sedation, cosmetic dentistry, and more. Thanks to his extensive experience, Dr. López knows exactly how to handle common dental issues and can ensure your safety during treatment.
Dr. López earned his Doctorate of Dentistry from Marquette School of Dentistry in 2009. This was after he had already attended Central Washington University in Ellensburg, where he graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Foreign Language Teaching Abroad. After spending a few years teaching English to students in Yakima and Ephrata, Dr. López dedicated himself to dentistry and re-focused his career path. Over a decade later, he has established a well-known reputation for quality dental care in the Spokane area.
Dr. López is a general dentist who can perform a wide variety of procedures. From root canal therapy to porcelain veneers to dental implants, he can serve all of your dental needs in one convenient location. He’s even licensed to provide oral sedation for patients who suffer from dental anxiety. Dr. López strongly believes in keeping as many treatments as possible within our office, so he continues to seek out opportunities for education and expand his knowledge in dentistry.