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Awkward Smile- Is my Mouth Too Small? Will Corrective Jaw Surgery Fix This?

I was told to get braces but got bonding instead to fill in spaces. I got them done Oct 5th, 2005 at (I'm now 20). My smile is really awkward,... READ MORE

What Can Be Done to Improve Jaw Asymmetry? (photo)

The left side of my jawbone is more pronounced at the left. Although some people say it is not noticeable, but it can be seen clearly in photos. Just... READ MORE

Should I let my lower jaw move back or my upper jaw move forward? (photo)

My surgeon said there were 2 options for correcting an underbite. Should I let my lower jaw move back or my upper jaw move forward? what's the... READ MORE

Uneven Jaw Possibly Due to TMJ? (photo)

I'm 22, and my jaw has grown like this since puberty. At around age 12 I hurt my jaw while chewing something really large. After the injury it would... READ MORE

Can an Underbite/deficient Upper Jaw Be Corrected in an Adult Without Surgery?

I had 2 upper premolars pulled as a child, and all wisdom teeth at 22. I now have a very narrow upper jaw which is 3mm behind my upper. I have... READ MORE

How to make a protruding mouth look more feminine? (Photo)

So I am 21 years old (F) and would like to know what I can do in terms of my mouth/jaw/chin, etc. to soften the look there.My jaw does click when i... READ MORE

Narrow jaw - what can be done to make my face, the lower half in particular, less narrow and more normal? (Photo)

I have a narrow lower jaw, it's crooked. It's more obvious with mouth open.but, as you'll see in the pictures, my lower lip is not aligned with the... READ MORE

Had a Surgically Assisted Rapid Palatal Expansion, Changed Nose, Widened One Side, Smile Also Asymmetrical? (photo)

Hello, I was wondering if I could be guided correctly so that I might make a decision on how to go about the above issue. I had a SARPE a few years... READ MORE

Is There a Palate Expander That Can Expand Only One Side of Your Palate? (photo)

When I was younger I slept on my face in a way that put a lot pressure on my left side jaw and temple. It gave me a crossbite which was treated with a... READ MORE

My jaw bone is significantly bigger on on the left side. How can I fix this? (Photo)

I got braces almost exactly a year ago when my orthodontist showed me the X-rays of my mouth he pointed out how much bigger the left side of my jaw... READ MORE

Post Jaw Surgery Wrong Occlusion. Can't Bite?

I underwent a jaw surgery..i had 6 fractures due to an assault on my lower jaw...i have 4 titanium plates in my mouth...now i am not able to bite..sir... READ MORE

How Can I Make my Face Look More Sculpted? (photo)

I am 18 and i feel like i have too much excess fat right around my mouth and my jaw is not very defined.. What can I do to fix this? READ MORE

My jaw is uneven and I've been told I look like I'm mentally disabled. What can I do to fix my face? (Photo)

What can I do to fix my face please help. Also I live in Canada so would it be covered by our health care? READ MORE

I want to have orthodontic surgery to move my maxilla forward. What is this procedure called and can it bring out my cheekbones?

I mostly want to give fullness to the middle of my face because i feel my jaw protrudes more than my maxilla and i want to bring a balance to my face.... READ MORE

Can I widen my narrow jaw at 25? (Photo)

I currently have traditional braces on to fix my overbite and slight over jet. No extractions.Ortho tells me he will widen my jaw without the use of a... READ MORE

Is jaw surgery worth it for this issue? Mouth Breather. Can't close lips. How to improve the look of vertical grown face?(Photo)

Excuse my grammar. My mouth is always open (orange peel chin/worse after braces) & it seems I have a bit of long face syndrome (people say I resemble... READ MORE

Can LeFort I Osteotomy show more teeth by lowering upper jaw and fixing my problem?

I know from this surgery the upper jaw can be lowered. the distance between my upper lip and nose practically disappears when I smile,and unlike most... READ MORE

Why Does my Upper Lip Stick Out? (photo)

I'm not really sure how to explain my problem, but it seems like the area above my lip is not leveled with the skin on the front of my cheeks. It... READ MORE

What is the Nonsurgical Treatment for Mandible Asymmetry if There is One? (Photo)

I have a mandible asymmetry, that pretty much looks like the image below (The cheekbone of one side appears to be bulging out while the jaw below it... READ MORE

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