Eating + Orthognathic Surgery

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Open bite- Is jaw surgery needed?

I have a pretty bad anterior open bite from sucking my thumb. I also have a tongue thrust. My open bite is 10mm to be specific. I have trouble eating... READ MORE

On 600 Calories or Less a Day Why is my Weight Staying the Same?

I had orthognathic surgery 3 weeks ago and have not been able to get down more than about 600 calories per day for the last 4 or 5 days.(1ensure, some... READ MORE

Inner Mouth Size/Space and Jaw Reconstruction - Is it possible to make my mouth open wider?

Due to chemo and radiation treatments as an infant to the neck area, my jaw is lacking in size and masculine structure; it also killed the roots to my... READ MORE

Can I reverse a double jaw surgery advancement? (photo)

Top lip sticks out far & bottom tucked in while its moved to the left. When I eat the front of mouth is so pointed if I eat without trying to... READ MORE

Orthodontic Treatment Done?

I'm not satisfied with the results My right bottom tooth keeps clashing into the top & it hurts My bite feels off on the left side. Causing me... READ MORE

I'm a Boxer: How can I get my mouth to open normally?

I am a boxer and been doing it for about 6 years recently my jaw has been clicking and locking I went to the doctors and they assigned me to the... READ MORE

Is there any insurance that will cover orthognathic surgery in South Carolina?

I have recently seen a orthodontist and a oral surgeon about having my class 3 under bite corrected. (which i am paying out of pocket for my braces)... READ MORE

Is it possible to have jaw surgery without braces? Can I have braces put on only the protruding jaw?

Hi, I am a college student and will do anything to avoid braces. I have visited two separate doctors for my lower jaw protrusion of the teeth and they... READ MORE

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