Dr. Bob Peterson, DDS

Dr. Bob Peterson, DDS

Orthodontics  ·  
Male  ·  
58 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Bob Peterson, DDS is an orthodontics practitioner in Park Ridge, IL and has been practicing for 34 years. He practices orthodontics and orthodontics & dentofacial orthopedics.Read his story

Peterson Orthodontics, Ltd.

747 Devon Ave

Park Ridge, IL 60068
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ameritas
  • Assurant Health
  • Delta Dental
  • Dental Network of America
  • DenteMax
  • Dominion Insurance
  • Guardian
  • MetLife
  • Principal Financial Group
  • United Concordia
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Peterson's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Peterson "A Gift That Lasts a Lifetime - A Beautiful Smile Dr. Robert Peterson does not feel being an Orthodontist is his job. It is his passion and he loves the ability to make patients of all ages smile."

Patient Testimonials

This content was provided by Dr. Peterson "Dr. Peterson has successfully treated my two children and myself for braces! We were very happy with the results and Dr. Peterson's honesty about treatments. He really cares about his patients and their smiles. The office staff is very friendly and welcoming. ? James C."

Care Philosophy

"At Peterson Orthodontics, Ltd.  each patient is treated by Dr. Peterson.  He does the majority of all orthodontic treatment unlike larger offices where the assistants are seeing the patient more than the orthodontist is."

2  Practice Areas

  • Orthodontics
  • Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics

16  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

15  Procedures

  • Bite Adjustment
  • Cosmetic Oral Evaluation
  • Cosmetic Procedure
  • Dental Brace
  • Fixed Orthodontic Correction
  • Metal Dental Braces
  • Non-Surgical Bite Correction
  • Non-Surgical Orthodontic Procedures
  • Orthodontic Aligners
  • Orthodontic Procedures
  • Removable Appliances
  • Retainer Therapy
  • Retainers
  • Spacers for Braces
  • Springs for Braces

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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.


  • Loyola University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • University Of Illinois Dental School
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • University Of Illinois Dental School
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Peterson has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Peterson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Peterson to family and friends
67 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (67)

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Dr. Peterson'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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Patient Comments (3)

As an adult you take for granted having straight teeth, it’s almost like you can’t remember a time without them. When my retainer broke a few months back I did not think anything of it. Until my bottom teeth started to move again. When my dentist said I needed to see an orthodontist again to have...more
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I am a dentist who refers all my ortho patients to Dr. Peterson, because his treatment is always excellent, and I know him to be one of the most honest and trustworthy professionals I have dealt with in my 32 years of practice.
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My 2 children were treated by Dr. Peterson, our experience was a "10" out of "10" from the first appointment to seeing my children's beautiful smiles! Dr. Peterson and staff are professional, happy to explain the various treatments, offered us options for payment and the end result was delivered...more
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