Giving Back

Dr. McCarthy enjoys living in Redding and is grateful to be part of a such a wonderful community.  She enjoys supporting the community and the youthful events. Her Share a Smile Program offers Orthodontic Treatment at no cost to deserving Redding area patients.

Listed below are other programs that Dr. McCarthy supports. It is one way Dr. McCarthy expresses her thanks to the community.

Share a Smile

Dr. Karen McCarthy is the founder of The Share a Smile Program. The Share a Smile program is committed to providing healthy, beautiful smiles to people who do not have the financial capability to obtain orthodontic treatment. Our mission is to create self-confidence, inspire hope and change the lives of the patients we treat.

Below is a list for the applicants criteria.

  • Must have a significant need for braces, but finances keep them from achieving their dream.
  • Must have a need for financial assistance.
  • All interested patients must been between the ages of 11-18.
  • Must be a resident of the Shasta County Area.
  • Must demonstrate a positive attitude.
  • Must agree to follow the treatment plan, and demonstrate the ability and commitment to make all appointments on time.
  • We will be excluding cases that require corrective jaw surgery.

Please fill out the application form below and mail back to:

The Share A Smile Program
Shasta Orthodontics
2175 Civic Center Dr
Redding, CA 96001

Share a Smile Application

Shasta Orthodontics welcomes donation requests.

At Shasta Orthodontics we are deeply committed to our community. We are pleased to be able to offer donations to a variety of local community groups. All donation requests will be considered. We advise you to apply 4 weeks in advance of your event whenever possible.

Please drop off or mail donation request to:

Shasta Orthodontics
2175 Civic Center Dr
Redding, CA 96001