AboutMathews Dental Group

Mathews Dental Group is a Los Angeles based family dentist practice that treats patients of all ages. We are committed to delivering the highest quality dental care and do so using advanced dental equipment. We are a cosmetic dentist that offers services like checkups, teeth cleaning, crowns, veneers and more.

We also perform emergency dentist services that include bonding, root canals, crowns, and bridges. As a local dentist, we create lifelong relationships with our patients and their families and work to ensure that they receive treatments in a comfortable and relaxed environment. Dr. Lauren Mathews and Dr. Gwendolyn Kelly and our staff invite you to schedule an appointment by calling 310-412-9291 and experience why our patients think Mathews Dental Group is the best dentist in Los Angeles.


Lauren Mathews

Dr. Lauren Mathews is a Southern California native that grew up in the small town of Seal Beach. She received her Bachelor of Science in Neuroscience from University of California, Riverside and went on to earn her Doctorate of Dental Surgery from University of Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry. She then completed a General Practice Residency at Harbor-UCLA Medical center where she earned the highest honor of Resident of the Year.

Dr. Mathews is committed to her profession and regularly attends lectures and seminars to stay current and updated on new techniques and practices. She is a member of the American Dental Association, California Dental Association, and the Harbor Dental Society. She is also a proud member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.

Dr. Mathews decided to pursue a career in dentistry based on the level of artistry involved, the ability to work with her hands, as well as the opportunity to interact with people. She is dedicated to maintaining the highest quality of care and nurturing positive relationships with all of her patients. She wants nothing more that to foster pleasant experiences that result in satisfied patients walking away with bright and beautiful smiles.


Gwendolyn Kelly

Dr. Gwendolyn Kelly was raised in Southern California and graduated from Los Angeles High School. She attended Pepperdine University where she received her Bachelor of Science degree. In 1981, she graduated from the UCLA school of Dentistry. Dr. Kelly served on the State of California Board of Dental Examiners as an Expert Examiner for 10 years.

Affectionately known as the “Gentle Dentist”, Dr. Kelly has been in practice for over 25 years. She is actively involved in the community as a role model and has donated thousands of hours and dollars to community groups. In addition, she has donated numerous screenings to children.

Dr. Kelly is a member of:

  • National Dental Society
  • Angel City Dental Society
  • Black Women’s’ Dental Society
  • Our Staff

    Our team consists of dedicated individuals who are kind, friendly, and caring. Our staff is here to ensure a pleasant experience during your visit to our office.

    Our team includes experienced and energetic people whose goal is to communicate well with our patients and provide the best care possible.

    Rowena Gorubao

    Carlos Lopez

    Verniel Monk

    Lynette Brodie

    Davian Mendez

    Demetria Julian