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Jaw Augmentation vs. Orthognathic Surgery - Less Risk and Reversible?

Is jaw augmentation reversible if I don't like it just like chin implants? I mean is it purely cosmetic unlike orthognathic surgery? Because... READ MORE

I have a class III crossbite. I need double jaw surgery to fix and I am considering it. Is it a risky procedure? (Photo)

It was explained to me as a pretty routine procedure with some risk of persistent numbness in small areas of the face and a risk of relapse which is... READ MORE

Get lefort I corrected? (photos)

Unsure if I should get a revision on my lefort I. He took at least 3mm from the back of my jaw on both sides because my orthodontist didnt correctly... READ MORE

Surgery so I can show my teeth while talking?

Hello, Is it possible to simply lengthen the upper jaw so you show more teeth? How much would that surgery cost? And how risky would it be? Thank you. READ MORE

I have thin and narrow face. Any suggestions? (photos)

Hi ... I am not happy with my face , I have thin , small and narrow face (maybe because my head is small) , no cheek bone , no jaw line , I have gummy... READ MORE

I have a very large overbite of which I am very self conscious. Is it worth getting surgery? (Photo)

I have a very large overbite of which I am very self conscience. I constantly push my jaw forward to make it appear as I have more defined chin. I... READ MORE

Will jaw surgery ruin my life?

The reviews for jaw surgery seem horrible and scary. However I am really considering it (but not for an overbite- at least I dont think I have that).... READ MORE

Would you recommend angle jaw/mandible implants or another type of surgery? (photos)

For the longest time I have been self conscious about my extremely weak jaw line. I had a chin implant and rhinoplasty about 4 years ago which I was... READ MORE

Second Jaw Surgery 7 years after the first?

Years ago, I had jaw surgery to correct my under-bite. I thought it went well, but now my lower teeth are touching and pushing the upper teeth forward... READ MORE

Can orthognatic surgery be revised? Are there additional risks?

I had bimax and genio. devastating results. Further consults show I should have CCW rotation of lower mand and advancement, instead I had CW rotation... READ MORE

My Left and Right Jawline Are Uneven? (photo)

I am a 19 year old male and my left and right jawline are not equal. The first picture, my neck is straight and orientated straight towards the camera... READ MORE

Facial Bone Contouring of Jawline. Is This a High-risk Procedure? (photo)

Im a 20 year old female of Asian descent. I have a square and assymetrical jaw that is mostly caused by my large masseter muscles and possibly my bone... READ MORE

Risks of Jaw Shaving?

What are the big risks of jaw shaving? i saw somewhere it said death, i didnt know it was a big risky procedure. also risks to nerves or something? READ MORE

Long Term Ramificaitons of Asian Facial Contouring Surgery: Mandible and Zygoma Reduction Surgery?

Hello, Disregarding all social and psychological issues associated with facial plastic surgery, what are possible or documented long term physical... READ MORE

Should I have a jaw surgery revision? (Photo)

I recently had a maxillary impaction and genioplasty but when he put my top jaw back together it created an open bite and its slightly tilted. I had... READ MORE

Jaw Surgery Risk of Nerve Damage?

I'm planning on a sagittal split osteotomy that moves my lower jaw forward to fix my bite and receded chin. How likely is permanent nerve damage? If... READ MORE

Jaw Angle Implant and Bone Erosion?

What is the worst could happen with jaw angle implants? infection to jaw bone making it erode etc usually if it is done could it damage nerves over a... READ MORE

What are the risks of orthognathic surgery on a patient with ehlers-danlos syndrome, hypermobility type?

My 18 year old son is planning on undergoing orthognathic surgery. what are the risks of this surgery for a patient with ehlers-danlos syndrome ,... READ MORE

What is the Best Way to Prevent Infection and Minimize Swelling After Jaw Implant Surgery?

I am having jaw implants placed in a little over a month, and I am concerned about the possibility of infection and subsequent removal of the implants... READ MORE

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