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December 4, 2020

Peralta Orthodontics is a Seattle Met Magazine Top Orthodontist for 2020

Peralta Orthodontics is pleased to announce that our practice has been named a “Top Orthodontist” by Seattle Met Magazine for the 6th year in a row! We pride ourselves on offering quality orthodontic treatment throughout Burien and West Seattle to children, teens, and adults. Our team has done so by offering a welcoming, friendly space

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May 20, 2020

We Are Open! Our Response to COVID-19

At Peralta Orthodontics, we understand the severity of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) and we are deeply committed to the health and wellbeing of our patients and community. Our hearts go out to anyone suffering during this time. Our community has been through a lot over the last few months, and all of us are looking forward to

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February 3, 2020

Join Us at Grit Gala 2020!

We wanted to take the opportunity to share one of the many non-profit organizations we regularly support. Dr. Peralta has donated to Y.E.T.I. for close to 10 years. The entire team at Peralta Orthodontics loves how Y.E.T.I. gives kids access to the outdoors and exposes them to new, confidence-building experiences. From sea kayaking to towering ropes

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December 4, 2019

What To Do In Seattle During The Holidays

What To Do in Seattle During the Holidays   It is officially the holiday season in West Seattle, and there are plenty of family-friendly activities to take part in. Whether you’re looking for a fun date night or want to take the entire family to the festivities, these holiday events are sure to please.  

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October 15, 2019

Our Favorite Healthy Alternatives to Halloween Candy

You’ve nailed it this year when it comes to your kids’ dental hygiene, but then Halloween rolls around. We know the feeling! Don’t let all your hard work go to waste with one sugar-laden holiday. Save your kids’ teeth and do your part for the neighborhood kids as well by handing out something different this

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October 3, 2019

Can Braces Help with TMJ?

Jaw pain, stiffness, headaches and popping noises all characterize disorders of the temporomandibular joint (TMJ), the jaw joint just in front of the ears. While our West Seattle and Burien orthodontist is best known for helping people achieve beautiful healthy smiles, we also help with other issues such as TMJ disorders. Orthodontics is one of

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August 22, 2019

The Case For Orthodontics During Early Adulthood

Many individuals receive orthodontic treatments early in life. At the same time, these aren’t limited to helping children and teens achieve aesthetically pleasing and functional teeth. Even if you missed earlier opportunities to correct such problems, Peralta Orthodontics wants to help. As a leading local orthodontic provider in the Burien and West Seattle areas, we’re

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Early Signs That Your Child Might Need Orthodontic Care

Your child’s permanent teeth can begin to erupt as early as five years old. Proper oral hygiene is essential, paving the way toward a lifetime with a functional and healthy smile. Yet orthodontic issues are common and can begin at an early age. As your local Burien and West Seattle orthodontist, Peralta Orthodontics wants to

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April 17, 2019

Which Braces Are Best for an Overbite?

If you or your child have an overbite, chances are you’ve considered braces, had braces already, or have been recommended braces by a dentist. Overbites occur when the upper teeth in the mouth protrude over the bottom row of teeth. They are quite common, contributing to roughly 70% of dental-related problems. Luckily, braces are often

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March 7, 2019

5 Questions to Ask an Orthodontist During a Consultation Visit

A healthy smile isn’t just a functional need; It’s also critical for proper speech as well as maintaining your confidence. Choosing the right orthodontist is of the utmost importance, as you’ll be building a multi-year professional and interpersonal relationship with him or her. Many orthodontists, like our own Burien and West Seattle orthodontist Dr. Jorge

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