Crossbite + Orthognathic Surgery

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Would You Recommend Jaw Surgery? (photo)

Im 18 and have had braces for 7 months now. I got my braces to correct 2 crossbites, cuspid& 3rd molar, My crossbites are corrected but now I have... READ MORE

Is There a Palate Expander That Can Expand Only One Side of Your Palate? (photo)

When I was younger I slept on my face in a way that put a lot pressure on my left side jaw and temple. It gave me a crossbite which was treated with a... READ MORE

Midface implant or orthognathic surgery for ethnic midface hypoplasia?

I'm an ethnic patient with very wide jawline & a collapsed midface, making my nasolabial folds very deep. I have a crossbite but not to the extent... READ MORE

Any ideas on how to go about making it CLEAR to insurance it is medically necessary to get this surgery? (photo)

I have been denied about 4 times by insurance saying this isn't a covered benefit and then they go on about tmj. I don't have tmj. It is clearly... READ MORE

Do I Need Jaw Surgery for my Crossbite? Is It Severe? (photo)

Lately I've been noticing how my teeth have changed. My bottom jaw is a lot smaller than my top. I have a deep overbite and a crossbite? Should I make... READ MORE

Is my Face Asymmetrical? And is my Jaw Alignment Causing the Issue? (photo)

Hi all, I have a weak chin and was looking into genioplasty to bring my chin forward 8mm. However on further photo inspection, I can see that my jaw... READ MORE

Unilateral Crossbite with a Functional Shift in Adults? (photo)

I'm 31 and have what I believe to be a unilateral posterior crossbite with a functional shift to the right. I'm wondering if I could correct these... READ MORE

Is Surgery on the Upper Palate the Only Answer to Fix a Cross Bite, Crowding and Crooked Top Teeth - 23yr Old Female. (photo)

My orthodontist has told me that in order to get braces for crowding and crooked top teeth, I would first need to have an invasive operation to... READ MORE

My Daughter Developed Severe Posterior Cross Bite and Tmj Distinction?

She still under treatment . Pleas advised what to do. Thanks Aldo . READ MORE

Can I Get Orthognathic Surgery After Having Had Chin and Jaw Implants?

I got chin and jaw implants to improve my receding chin and weak jawline about 5 years ago, but it's still not great. The orthodontist says I have a... READ MORE

Best treatment options for facial asymmetry following childhood trauma? (photo)

At age 7 I suffered an intrusive injury of the permanent dentition (two frontal incisors) that has affected the growth of my anterior maxilla.... READ MORE

Is surgery necessary for my cross bite? (Photo)

My crossbite has caused me to develop osteoarthritis in my left tempero mandibular joint with extensive ligament damage on the right joint as a result... READ MORE

Lower jaw is towards right of the centre of the face. What can be done? (photo)

Dear Doctors, Lower jaw of my 3 yr old daughter moves towards right too much when she speaks and very easily noticeable. Even when her lower jaw... READ MORE

Are facial exercises counterintuitive if I have an over pronounced jaw line?

I have midface hypoplasia, a wide, square face (temples same width as jawline), and an overpronounced jaw/crossbite. I would like to consult a... READ MORE

What cosmetic procedures should I have done with an upcoming jaw surgery? (photos)

I'm looking at jaw surgery and have gotten varied opinions about what else to do to make it look good. I'll be getting a ~13mm double jaw advancement... READ MORE

My upper jaw is more prominent and lower jaw recessed. Is surgery the only option and would it give better results?

I am 22, female. initially i had cross bite and my teeth were not aligned so the dentist pulled out two molar from my upper jaw and expanded my upper... READ MORE

I have midface hyperplasia, protruding jaw, crossbite. How do I correct this dentally/cosmetically? (Photo)

This woman's "before" image is similar to my own. I find her on site discussing orthognathic surgery. I have a slight crossbite & my face is... READ MORE

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