Overbite + Orthognathic Surgery

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Orthoganthic Surgery or Braces for Gummy Smile and Overbite?

I am getting braces, lingual on the top and regular on the bottom. Some doctors have said I need orthognathic surgery but I've also had a few tell... READ MORE

Fixing an Overbite. Ortho Says She Needs Jaw Surgery?

My daughter was diagnosed with an overbite which I was told could be corrected by braces. Approximately 18 months into her treatment my orthodontist... READ MORE

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

Had Lower Jaw Surgery to Correct my Bite, but Not Did Move my Chin? (photo)

Hello I had lower jaw surgery to correct my overbite in 2000 but I am wondering why they didn't move a piece of my chin forward as well? It does... READ MORE

Do You Suggest Orthognathic Surgery or Rhinoplasty To Enhane My Profile? Or Both? (photo)

Hi, I have a large nose and an overbite, I think overall my side profile is not very appealing. Although I have an overbite, I still have quite a... READ MORE

Is orthognathic surgery possible while not wearing braces? (photos)

When I was much younger I had braces twice to correct my overbite. The orthodontist recommended orthognathic surgery, but my parents felt I was too... READ MORE

Do I Need Jaw Surgery for over Bite?

I'm 27 ,I've had 3 sets of braces, each time my teeth seem to shift back into an overbite. Feels like all the pressure when I close my mouth is on my... READ MORE

Do I need absolutely need orthognathic surgery to fix my asymmetrical face, overbite, crossbite and TMJ? (Photo)

I went to a new dentist last year to get a routine checkup. She said that I needed braces to fix my problematic teeth. She also said that I needed... READ MORE

Do I need jaw surgery to correct my overbite? What other options do I have? (photo)

I have a class II overbite and currently have braces on .I was 17 when I had them put on, my treatment plan is for 34 months. It is january 3 2014 and... READ MORE

Will Jaw Sliding Surgery Improve my Looks? (photo)

Hello I am a 20 year old male and I think that I have a little bit of overbite. could this be true?(pic 1&2) Will going true a jaw surgery(sliding... READ MORE

Should a 16 Year Old Be Forced to Have Jaw Advancement Surgery?

Oral surgeon and orthodontist recommend jaw advancement surgery to correct a 6MM overbite. Reasons are cosmetic and to avoid some POTENTIAL long term... READ MORE

My neck basically runs into my chin and I have very little jawline? (photo)

I have very little fat or sagging skin on my neck and I just had my lower jaw brought forward with orthognathic surgery (because I had an overbite).... READ MORE

What procedure would be best to fix my receding chin? (photos)

I have a slight overbite but a receding chin that i believe is hereditary and also an adams apple. I am really insecure about my profile to the point... READ MORE

Genioplasty & Mentalis Muscle Resuspension. Bimax w/sliding genioplasty to correct type 2 overbite 10 years ago (photos)

Genioplasty & Mentalis Muscle Resuspension. I had a bimax with sliding genioplasty to correct a type 2 overbite 10 years ago.My lip incompetence has... READ MORE

Does jaw surgery fix openbite and overbite?

I have a very recessed jaw (17 year old male) and also a large openbite and overbite. My parents are wondering if I can get a chin implant now, and... READ MORE

Should I get underbite/ lowerbite correction surgery? (photos)

I have an underbite and it is (as you see in pictures) mild at least in my opinion, and when i went to an orthodontist at age 18-20 years, he said... READ MORE

What Are my Options to Fix my Jaw Line? (photo)

I've seen a TMJ specialist and he said that it could be the leading factor that caused my jaw line to shift to one side. As I have problems... READ MORE

How Long Until Elastics Fix my Overjet/open Bite? (photo)

I had upper jaw surgery to correct my open bite/overjet 8 weeks ago. I went to the orthodontist last week and she gave me really strong elastics to... READ MORE

Is Jaw Surgery Needed for 5 Mm Overbite? Any Alternatives?

Hi, i'm 15 years old and have a 5mm overbite. I don't wish to go for extractions as I've read some articles regarding pulling teeth as a... 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

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