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Welcome to Coastal Eye Care

Your Optometrists in Long Beach, Astoria, Seaside, & Tillamook.


Welcome to Coastal Eye Care, we have three locations: Long Beach, Astoria, and Seaside. Our doctors and the Coastal Eye Care team strive to provide the finest in optometry services. We invite you to browse our website to learn more about our optometry services, and invite you to join our patient family by scheduling an eye exam appointment at whichever location is most convenient for you.

Coastal Eye Care is a full service eye and vision care provider and will take both eye emergencies as well as scheduled appointments. Patients throughout the Long Beach, Astoria, or Seaside areas come to Coastal Eye Care because they know they will receive the personal attention and professional care that is our foundation. Our optometrists and our team are dedicated to keeping our patients comfortable and well-informed at all times. At Coastal Eye Care, we will explain every exam and procedure and answer all of our patient's questions. Additionally, at Coastal Eye Care, we offer vision financing options and will work with vision insurance providers to ensure good eye health and vision care for all of our patients.

At Coastal Eye Care, we are dedicated to providing high-quality optometry services in a comfortable environment. Call us at the phone numbers below or schedule an appointment today online.

Coastal Eye Care

Long Beach
1703 Pacific Ave S
Long Beach, WA 98631
Phone: 360-642-3214
Astoria
553 18th Street
Astoria, OR 97103
Phone: 503-325-4401
Seaside
819 S. Holladay Drive
Seaside, OR 97138
Phone: 503-738-5361
Tillamook
102 Main Ave
Tillamook, OR 97141
Phone: 503-374-0399

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Meet Our Doctors

Learn Who We Are

  • Darren Thorsen, Optometric Physician

    Dr. Thorsen is the founder and one of the Optometrists at Coastal Eye Care. He has strong ties to the area. He grew up in Warrenton, OR, and completed his undergraduate work at the Evergreen State College in Olympia, WA. 

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  • C. "Bruce" Stebel, Optometric Physician

    Dr. Stebel joined the ranks of Coastal Eye Care in the summer of 2015 after completing his doctorate at Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, TN.

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  • Dr. Katelyn Powers, Optometric Physician

    Dr. Powers is the newest member to the Coastal Eye Care family after earning her doctorate at Southern California College of Optometry in Fullerton, CA.

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  • Erika Bury, Optometric Physician

    Erika Bury, O.D., was born and raised in Maryland. Her undergraduate work was completed at Virginia Polytechnic and State University in 2009 where she earned her Bachelor of Science degrees in biology and nutrition with minors in psychology and chemistry.

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  • Ashley Calvert, Optometric Physician

    Dr. Calvert joined Coastal Eye Care in July 2019 after graduating optometry school from Pacific University College of Optometry. She grew up along the Columbia River in the small town of Cathlamet, Washington. 

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Testimonials

Reviews By Our Satisfied Patients

  • "Excellent Care! Very thorough exam. The Dr. took the time to explain my issues and answer all my questions. I was so relieved and grateful to be in their office!!"
    H.H.
  • "Coastal has had significant and very positive impact on the improvement and continuing care of my vision. I am grateful for and trust in the care I receive. Thank you"
    S.D.
  • "It was so nice meeting you all yesterday. I really appreciate all the information the Dr gave and the assistance with selecting new glasses. Will definitely recommend your office to all our family and friends."
    D.P.
  • "A superior optical firm. After several trips to Coastal Eye Care, I have it to be one of the best. The staff in particular is both competent and congenial. I recommend Coastal Eye Care highly."
    L.J.
  • "Best eye care ever! I felt very comfortable with Dr. Darren, He really explained how important eye care is to a diabetic patient. Looking forward to seeing him again soon."
    Hannelore S.
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Office Hours

Our Regular Schedule

Long Beach

Monday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Tuesday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Wednesday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Thursday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Friday:

8:00 am-4:00 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed

Astoria

Monday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Tuesday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Wednesday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Thursday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Friday:

8:00 am-4:00 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed

Seaside

Monday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Tuesday:

9:00 am-6:00 pm

Wednesday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Thursday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Friday:

8:00 am-4:00 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed

Tilllamook

Monday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Tuesday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Wednesday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Thursday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Friday:

8:00 am-5:00 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed