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What is the Best Way to Get Rid of Maxilla Protusion?

Whether this protusion be due to jaw/ facial trauma or misaligned jaw/teeth due to a off bite.

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Maxilla Protrusion

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Your first step is to have a consultation with a Cosmetic Dentist in order to define your problem and to discuss your wants, needs and desires. He/she will then be able to refer you to the necessary specialists.


New York Cosmetic Dentist

Maxilla alignment is challenging

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The younger a patient is, the easier maxilla development is handled.  As an adult, the most predictable solution is surgical.  It is best to seek a consultation and examination from an orthodontist or maxillo-facial surgeon.

Lance Timmerman, DMD
Seattle Cosmetic Dentist
5.0 out of 5 stars 3 reviews

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