Jaw + Orthognathic Surgery

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Chin Implant Vs Orthognathic Surgery for Receded Chin?

I have noticed my chin is receded in pictures so I started looking into a slight chin implant. The more look into it, it has dawned on me that this... READ MORE

Aligning Teeth Before Orthognathic Surgery with Invisalign or Braces?

I'm deeply considering orthognathic surgery, however from what I understand braces are required to align the teeth before surgery. My question is... READ MORE

When Do Jaws Stop Growing?

My niece always complains about her jaw clicking. Is this because of the growing plates? (she's 14) One side of her jaw is wider than the other. The... READ MORE

Invisalign Instead of Orthognathic Surgery?

I had metal braces as a teen, along with: headgear (that I didn't wear enough) to move my top jaw forward and an expander on my top jaw. My lower... READ MORE

Jaw Augmentation vs. Orthognathic Surgery - Less Risk and Reversible?

Is jaw augmentation reversible if I don't like it just like chin implants? I mean is it purely cosmetic unlike orthognathic surgery? Because... READ MORE

Fixing asymmetrical jaw? (photo)

My left side is more pronounced than my right side. It was "normal" 3-4 years from what I saw in a picture. I tend to chew more on my left side... READ MORE

Is There a Jaw Surgery for Me? (photo)

Please take a look at my pictures. I have a very slanted but defined jaw. I am looking to make it as the lines in the picture depict. Less of a slant... READ MORE

I Have TMJ and Every Time I Open my Mouth the Left Side of my Jaw Pops I Don't Have Any Pain. What Can I Do?

What can I do for this problem? I gone to the chiropractor but, I see no difference. READ MORE

My jaw is uneven, do I need corrective jaw surgery? (photos)

My chin is slightly skewed and my left and right jaws are uneven. I've seen other people on the internet, I think mine is not as bad as what I've seen... READ MORE

Receding jaw surgery? Does it have to take 2 years?

Receding jaw surgery ?! does it have to take 2 years ? cant you have it done and then get the teeth to match ? or can you have the surgery and then... READ MORE

What should I do when my jaw on the right side is longer & seem to be pushing my entire jaw including my chin to one side? photo

The right side seem to be a lot longer than the length of my left side. My chin is off the centre, almost as if the longer jaw grew so that it pushed... READ MORE

How do I go about correcting jaw clicking or popping sound?

Hello, My name is Daaquan, And I'm 19 years old, I have a question about my jaw on the right side. When ever i yawn i would hear a pop or click sound,... READ MORE

How Effective is the Homeoblock Device for Maxillary Development?

I cannot afford sarpe and the lefort procedure. I discovered Dr. Belfor (offices in the Catskills and NYC ), and his patented homeoblock device. I... READ MORE

Is It Possible to Change the Projection of Your Jaw/lengthen Face?

I have a small face because my lower jaw is small and isn't long enough (my chin is in a good position but my jaw needs to be moved down?) Because of... READ MORE

TADs to Correct Occlusal Cant Rather Than Surgery?

Hello, I have a slight jaw asymmetry issue in that the lower jaw cants to the right. I don't know if my upper jaw has a cant but when I look in... READ MORE

Can You Get Upper and Lower Jaw Advancement Surgery with Normal Bite?

I think I have a short lower and upper jaw, because my face is long and my mid-face is flat. The distance between my neck and chin is short, and it... READ MORE

Are Jaw Implants Less Popular Because Of The Risk?

Want to have jaw-implant but as i was searching for it didn't see allot of before and after pictures, so it got me thinking why isn't it that... READ MORE

I Want to Avoid Surgery, but my Jaw is Very Crooked. Can Anything Help? (photo)

I saw a few orthognathic surgeons but I wasn't willing to have the surgery. I figured I could get braces and then have a sliding genioplasty to help... READ MORE

What is the Best Way to Prevent Infection and Minimize Swelling After Jaw Implant Surgery?

I am having jaw implants placed in a little over a month, and I am concerned about the possibility of infection and subsequent removal of the implants... READ MORE

What to Do About a Right Side Maxillary Protrusion/swelling Along with Rigth Side Jaw Pain/swelling?

I hit my right side lower jaw/chin bottom first onto a wooden table on April 2012. My doctor requested i get a xray of facial bones, for anything... READ MORE

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