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June 4, 2018

What Kind of Toothbrush Should I Use With Braces?

Once your West Seattle orthodontist puts braces on your teeth, you’ll be well on your way toward the straight and healthy smile you deserve! While it does take a little time to adjust to having braces, before long, you’ll be completely used to wearing those appliances on your teeth. Importance of Oral Hygiene Oral hygiene

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May 18, 2018

Are Orthodontists Dentists? And Other FAQs

With so many patients seeing our Burien and West Seattle orthodontist to improve their smiles, we’ve answered many questions here at Peralta Orthodontics over the years. Because we’re often asked if orthodontists like Dr. Peralta are dentists as well, we thought we’d answer that question here in case it’s something you’re wondering about. We’ve also

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March 2, 2018

Dr. Peralta Named Seattle Met Top Dentist for 2018

Even though the new year has just begun, 2018 is bound to be one of the best years yet for Peralta Orthodontics because Dr. Peralta has earned the distinction of being named a 2018 Top Dentist by Seattle Met magazine! This is the fourth year in a row that our Seattle orthodontist was named a

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December 21, 2017

What Is The Difference Between Orthodontic and Dental X-Rays?

When a patient is at our office for his or her first visit, Dr. Peralta will carry out a thorough oral examination to detect any current or potential problems with the teeth and jaws to determine if the patient can benefit from treatment. A part of this first visit may include us taking X-rays so

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November 30, 2017

Announcing Our 2017 Holiday Gift Drive

Each morning, nearly 9,000 children in foster care in Washington State will wake up this holiday season to unfamiliar surroundings.   Fortunately, we can make their season bright.   That is why Peralta Orthodontics is hosting a holiday donation drive. Together, we can help stock the Treehouse Wearhouse, a free store where kids in foster

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October 25, 2017

Halloween Candy: The Spooky Consequences of Too Much Sugar on a Developing Mouth

Soon, the neighborhoods will be filled with young ghosts and goblins who’ll be out and about collecting all types of sweet and sugary Halloween treats. While our Burien and West Seattle orthodontist enjoys all the fun that Halloween brings, he’d like to remind all of our parents that consuming too much sugar is not good

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September 27, 2017

The Perils of At-Home Orthodontic Care

Our Seattle orthodontist would like to send out a heads-up about the perils of at-home orthodontic care. There are companies in operation today advertising DIY orthodontics designed to help people save thousands of dollars on the orthodontic treatment they need. These companies sell plastic aligner trays that look like Invisalign which are created from impressions

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August 14, 2017

Peralta Orthodontics 2017 Give Back Event!

Over the years, the team at Peralta Orthodontics has been personally moved by the fight that several of our families have had to endure with breast or gynecological cancer. This is why our orthodontist, Dr. Peralta, has chosen to support Northwest Hope and Healing by donating $50 for each patient that begins full treatment during

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August 4, 2017

Announcing Our New Office Location in West Seattle!

Dr. Peralta and his friendly team have some exciting news to announce! Our new office location in West Seattle is now open and ready to serve you! Since first breaking ground last fall, progress has been steady and our brand new office is now complete. We’re more than pleased with the results!   Our new

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June 22, 2017

We Are A 2017 Invisalign Preferred Provider & Seattle Met Top Dentist

The team at Peralta Orthodontics is excited to make a couple announcements that we’re very proud of! Recently, our West Seattle orthodontist, Dr. Jorge Peralta was named a 2017 Invisalign Preferred Provider. He was also recognized by his peers as one of 2017’s best dentists in Seattle Met Magazine’s “Best of 2017”.   Dr. Peralta

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