Dr. Alfredo de Alba a wonderful, well-respected orthodontic specialist with more than 40 years of experience in teaching and clinical practice. We have hand selected him to be a part of our team due to his excellent clinical skills and personable chairside manner.
Dr. de Alba became a specialist in orthodontics in 1975 from UCLA. Since the beginning of his career, he continued to teach at UCLA and became an Associate Professor with tenure. He has won many awards in academia, as well as the highly coveted “Best Instructor Award” awarded from UCLA School of Dentistry Student Body. He is a past president of the UCLA Orthodontic Alumni Association from where he has retired. Since 1984, Dr. de Alba has had two successful private practices in Chula Vista and Coronado.
To stay at the forefront of advancements in orthodontics, Dr. DeAlba continually updates his education through courses and seminars on the newest advancements in orthodontics, as well as by staying active in many professional organizations.
While he has a strong focus on clinical excellence, Dr. DeAlba greatly enjoys helping both children and adults have a positive and fun orthodontic experience. He finds it very rewarding to enhance his patients’ lives with a beautiful smile!