Dr. Natalia Valderrama loves seeing her patients’ self-confidence grow as their smiles become straight and beautiful. She offers a variety of services to correct problems such as crowding, crossbite, open bite, protruding teeth, teeth that erupted in the wrong place, gaps between teeth, and jaw misalignment. Dr. Valderrama treats adults, teenagers, and children as young as 4. The American Association of Orthodontists recommends children receive their first orthodontic consultation by age 7 to spot any problems with jaw growth and emerging teeth.
Dr. Valderrama is fluent in English and Spanish. She earned her orthodontics specialist certification at Jacksonville University’s School of Orthodontics, where she was President of the Class in 2011. She earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Santo Tomas University in Colombia, South America, where she graduated at the top of her class in 1997, and completed an Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency at the Eastman Institute for Oral Health at the University of Rochester in New York in 2010. In addition, she was a registered nurse from 2002 – 2008 in Texas.
Dr. Valderrama is a member of the American Association of Orthodontists, American Dental Association, and several other organizations. She looks forward to meeting you.