Dr. Vanessa Peterson, DDS

Dr. Vanessa Peterson, DDS

Orthodontics  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 31
Dr. Vanessa Peterson, DDS is an orthodontics practitioner in Lake Oswego, OR. She graduated from Loma Linda University / School Of Dentistry and practices orthodontics and orthodontics & dentofacial orthopedics.Read her story

15962 Boones Ferry Rd Ste 108

Lake Oswego, OR 97035

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Delta Dental
  • DenteMax
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Guardian
  • MetLife
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • United Concordia

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Dr. Peterson's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Peterson "Vanessa Peterson DDS, MS is a board certified orthodontist who specializes in braces and Invisalign® for children and adults. After growing up in Rancho Cucamonga, California, she earned her undergraduate degree from Baylor University and her dental degree from Loma Linda School of Dentistry. Dr. Peterson completed her residency in orthodontics at Oregon Health & Science University. Since graduation, she has been practicing in the greater Portland area. Before transitioning into private practice, Dr. Peterson was the chief orthodontic specialist for a large healthcare organization. She enjoys leadership and is on several committees in the Oregon Dental Association and the Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontics. Having the opportunity to meet new people, build wonderful friendships, and make a positive impact on her patients and community, Dr. Peterson feels that orthodontics is the greatest profession. She feels honored that her patients trust her with their smiles day in and day out. She knows that having a healthy, beautiful smile can change the world for a patient and lead to a fuller, happier life. She is excited to be part of your journey!"
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Peterson "We want our patient's appointments at our office to be the very best part of their day, thus we do whatever we can to ensure you are treated with the highest quality care and the most remarkable customer service."

2  Practice Areas

  • Orthodontics
  • Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics

9  Conditions Treated

  • Dental Crowding
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Malocclusion (Bad Bite)
  • Misaligned Teeth
  • Overbite
  • Tempormandibular Joint Pain
  • Thumb Sucking
  • TMJ
  • Underbite

6  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Oregon.

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.


  • Baylor University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Loma Linda University / School Of Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Oregon Health & Science University / School Of Dentistry
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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