Keep Your Ceramic Braces Bright with Proper Care

May 7, 2018

When it comes to the types of braces you can choose to create a beautiful smile, ceramic braces are one of the most cosmetic options for orthodontic treatment. This is because they use a tooth-colored material that is shaded to your natural tooth color for a more discreet appearance. We... Read more »

Do You Really Need Braces?

April 17, 2018

A common question that Dr. Christopher Corsa and the team at Corsa Orthodontics in San Jose, California hear is, “Do I really need braces?” We recommend orthodontic treatment to qualified patients for a variety of reasons. The most obvious is to give you the amazing smile you deserve, but there... Read more »

A Missing Primary Tooth Could Lead to a Future Alignment Problem

April 6, 2018

Inconsistent oral hygiene habits are sometimes common with young children and adolescents. If your child fails to consistently brush and floss they can be at increased risk of suffering from cavities. In some of these cases, severe tooth decay can lead to tooth loss. Our team here at Corsa Orthodontics... Read more »

Give Your Smile in Braces a Bath With a Water Flosser

March 21, 2018

Oral hygiene is very important for the smile and oral health, and especially when you are wearing braces. In fact, it can help you maintain strong and healthy teeth and gums because it can remove plaque, bacteria and other harmful substances from your smile regularly, which can help you prevent... Read more »

Straightening up With Damon®

March 6, 2018

Have you been longing for a straighter smile? Do traditional braces seem like an unappealing option to you? Do you feel like a smile of your dreams could be months, if not years, in your future? Good news, this may no longer be the case! At Corsa Orthodontics, we are... Read more »

Invisalign® Can Correct Your Alignment

February 28, 2018

Do you wish you can have a better alignment for your teeth? If so, Invisalign® may be right for you! When it comes to adjusting your smile, it takes an expert orthodontist, such as Dr. Christopher Corsa with Corsa Orthodontics in San Jose, California, which is why we are happy... Read more »

Are You Aware of the Different Types of Malocclusions?

February 21, 2018

Have you ever heard of the word malocclusion before? Malocclusions are well-known, but we aren't always aware of what is associated with them. Malocclusions refer to bad bites, or the way the teeth come together. If you are suffering from a bad bite, you will need to visit your orthodontist... Read more »

How to Avoid Tooth Decay When You Have Braces

January 10, 2018

If you have braces, it’s important to keep your smile in tip-top shape so you can prevent cavities. Cavities, also known as tooth decay, are a dangerous dental issue that can destroy your teeth if you’re not careful. They can also complicate your orthodontic treatment. So, our orthodontist, Dr. Christopher... Read more »

The Adolescent Years Are the Best Time to Get Braces

December 27, 2017

Does your child have crooked teeth? If so, they most likely have a lower self-esteem as well as a sub-par oral health. It’s best to consider aligning their smile with braces so they can have the appearance they need and the health they want. Our orthodontist, Dr. Christopher Corsa, recommends... Read more »