Member since 8/10/2014


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Reviews by saffronblossom

Orthognathic Surgery, Upper and Lower Jaw, Age 29 - Dallas, TX

I first learned I might need orthognathic surgery when I had my upper wisdom teeth removed; the surgeon remarked that I had a severe open bite, and this would cause pain and problems later in life if not addressed. I ignored it for a while, and when I graduated from school I went to several... READ MORE

Recent comments from saffronblossom

Your results are awesome!!! I'm so happy for you and hope you're fully rested and feeling great at this point. :) READ COMMENT

Hello! I had a slight lisp before surgery--more pronounced when tired--that has gone away now. The braces alone definitely did not help my bite (and I had them before as a teenager, too)--they just moved it into place to be surgically... READ COMMENT

You look great! And I'm so sure your swelling will continue to improve based on my own experience...I still have weird puffy pockets (around my nose, for instance) and numbness on my chin and inside my mouth! Hopefully with time our... READ COMMENT

Thanks for posting the picture! I think that looks very natural and normal, you are might just take me a while to get used to my lips being more open. And maybe once the shiny metal braces are off it won't even be so... READ COMMENT

Thank you for the compliment!! I'm still trying to adjust and tell myself I look fine but I think it just takes time. Once the braces are off I'm sure I will be happier, though I'd be very interested to know how people who have good... READ COMMENT