Dr. Richard Anderson, DMD

Dr. Richard Anderson, DMD

Orthodontics  |  
Insurances Accepted

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Dr. Anderson received his bachelor's degree in Biochemistry from the University of California-Davis. He completed his Doctorate of Dental Medicine at Oral Roberts School of Dental Medicine in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Dr. Anderson practiced general dentistry for a year before returning to California to study orthodontics. He completed his orthodontic specialty training at the University of California in San Francisco in 1989 and has been practicing orthodontics in Castro Valley ever since. In 1999, Dr. Anderson completed an elite and specialized two-year course focused on jaw function and facial aesthetics taught by the world-famous Ron Roth. He graduated from this course with an even deeper love for the science of orthodontics.

Creekside Orthodontics

2070 Peabody Rd Ste 700

Vacaville, CA 95687
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Delta Dental
  • Dental Network of America
  • United Concordia

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Care Philosophy

At Creekside Orthodontics, conveniently located in Vacaville, California, we are highly trained and experienced, which is just the beginning of what our office has to offer.

We understand how important a straight, beautiful smile is, which is why we offer the following state-of-the-art appliances and innovative services:

  • Invisalign® and Invisalign Teen™ clear aligners
  • In-Ovation®
  • i-CAT® imaging
  • Acceledent Technology (reduce your treatment time by 30-50%!)
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Practice Areas

  • Orthodontics
  • Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics

Conditions Treated

  • Crooked Teeth
  • Crossbite
  • Dental Crowding
  • Dental Disorders
  • Dental Spacing
  • Gaps Between Teeth
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Malocclusion (Bad Bite)
  • Misaligned Teeth
  • Open Bite
  • Orthodontic Disorders
  • Overbite
  • Overjet
  • Protruding Front Teeth
  • Thumb Sucking
  • Underbite


  • AcceleDent™ System
  • In-Ovation® System Braces
  • Invisalign Teen®
  • Invisalign®
  • i-CAT® 3D Dental Imaging

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Oral Roberts University / School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University of California At San Francisco
    Medical School | Graduated

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Anderson's Reviews

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Dr. Anderson's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
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Dr. Anderson accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Dental DPPO
  • Assurant Health
    DHA Premier
  • Delta Dental
    Delta Dental Premier
  • Dental Network of America
    Dental Network of America DPPO
  • United Concordia
    Advantage Plus PPO
    National Fee-for-Service

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