Orthognathic surgery

What is Orthognathic surgery?

is surgery to correct conditions of the jaw and face related to structure, growth, sleep apnea, TMJ disorders, malocclusion problems owing to skeletal disharmonies, or other orthodontic problems that cannot be easily treated with braces.

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I had jaw surgery 2 weeks ago, where a titanium plate was put in on my right side. Since the surgery I've lost feeling on the right side of my...

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I dont know the exact incision and procedure but loss of sensation is very possible after such...

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About a year and three months ago, I underwent a double jaw surgery and a genioplasty to correct a malocclusion. My official diagnosis was...

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Thanks for your query.

As you have mentioned you underwent a double jaw surgery the procedure was long and traumatic a lot of bone cutting...

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Just since this June I have been experiencing some problems with what seems to be TMJD. I get pressure in the side of my jaw when chewing, talking,...

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I have read your inquiry and understand your confusion. I would need more details to give you my opinion. I can tell from the opinions...

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5 weeks ago I under went double jaw surgery and 2 weeks I had to have surgery again on my lower jaw cause I fractured my left side. My lower jaw on...

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Hello Doctors I need your valuable advice....Iam 37 years old ,female.I have planned for orthognathic surgery but I have been diagnosed...

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Hello, I have an orthognathic surgery on both jaws for under-bite correction in 2006. Every now and then, I have tingling sensation in my lower...

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okay, so i have a rather specific question regarding orthognathic surgery...hope u can be of help. i have a bit of an underbite and will probably...

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Dear Doctor, My kid is suffering from having lower jaw front instead of upper jaw front. Because of this his face shape is changing and his speech...

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hello doctor, i had my orthognathic surgery for mandibular prognathism done 5months back.Right after 1 month of surgery i got infection.My surgeon...

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My grandson was born premature at 26 weeks of development weighing 2lb. 5 oz. Mason's jaws will not open at all. We have been told he also has a...

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