Smile + Orthognathic Surgery

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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

Will jaw surgery affect my singing voice? TERRIFIED and trying to decide what to do? (Photo)

I have been singing all my life and it is my life goal. 10 years ago, I was told that the orthodontist that did my braces did not do it correctly and... READ MORE

What can I have done to make my jaw even? (Photo)

I have noticed that when I smile, my jaw is very uneven and my smile is unacttractive for that reason. The picture I have posted is my natural smile... READ MORE

Lefort I for improved facial appearance and better smile? (Photo)

I have always hated my smile because when I smile, the tissues around my mouth scrunch up and create an ugly, chubby smile and makes my face appear... READ MORE

What can be done about my crooked smile? (Photo)

So… I've noticed my chin or jaw seems to be crooked on the right side of my face. When smiling it's noticed the most. Although no one has ever p... READ MORE

Do I need lower jaw surgery or double jaw surgery?? (photos)

My surgeon says that lower jaw surgery will fix my function issues and that my upper jaw is in a good place. But I am very unhappy with my gummy smile... READ MORE

Orthognathic surgery or should I have orthodontic with TAD to correct overbite with incompetent lips?

Hello,I am in my early 30's now and I am so conscious of my smile especially I have seen couple orthodontist and I am getting mixed feedbacks. Some... READ MORE

What type of corrective jaw surgery would fix my lip incompetence? (photos)

I had jaw surgery 6 years ago to fix my gummy smile. I also have had 3 years of orthodontics. However, I still have lip incompetence, my chin strains... READ MORE

Can a short upper jaw be corrected?

I have a short upper jaw. My teeth don't show a lot when I smile and my it is very unattractive. I was wondering if it could be corrected. Thanks! READ MORE

Will insurance cover maxillofacial surgery for a 2mm overbite and large 5mm gummy smile?

Hello. I have an overbite of around 2mm and a very large gummy smile of around 5mm or greater. I'm a mouth breather and can barely close my mouth... READ MORE

Am I a suitable candidate for Bimaxillary Orthognathic Cosmetic Surgery?

I sort of have a long mid face (middle third of face is longer than 1st and 3rd section of face), so the area from my eyebrows to the base of my nose.... READ MORE

Would jaw surgery, sliding genioplasty, or soft tissue surgery fix how I look when I smile? (photo)

I went to a jaw specialist because I have TMJ and my jaw is asymmetrical. I also have quite the overbite. He told me that I'd need surgery to correct... READ MORE

Facial Asymmetry - Crooked Smile, Jaw Correction? (photo)

Hello, I am wondering how to correct my crooked smile, I have braces on currently. I've seen an oral surgeon to see if I was suitable for orthognathic... READ MORE

Upper Jaw Surgery. Can Upper Jaw Be Moved Down? And Will It Help Me to Show More Teeth when I Smile/talk?

Can upper jaw be moved down? And will it help me to show more teeth when I smile/talk (When I smile only 1mm-2mm of my teeth are seen)? READ MORE

Jaw Surgery Has Left Me with No Upper Teeth when I Smile. Do I Need Jaw/lip Surgery to Fix Smile?

When I was a kid I was told I needed Jaw surgery to fix my overbite. Well, I didn't expect them to take away my once beautiful smile. I now show no... READ MORE

Unhappy With the Aesthetics of My Smile After Orthodontics and Jaw Surgery. What Can I Do?

Had orthodontics & considered jaw surgery but opted for dental crowns instead (was leaving the country -couldn't go all the way). The crowns... READ MORE

I am desperate for upper jaw surgery, have veneers. What can be done? Can it be under local? Botox gummy smile surgery? (photos)

I hate the way my face looks when talking /smiling; it looks so awkward. My upper set of teeth & mouth & lip seems so far back. The sides of my nose... READ MORE

Can the fix be done in one surgery, what exactly is going on, who do I need to see? (photo)

Crooked smile, my teeth are striahgt but lower jaw is slanted. Popping clicking sleeping problems, pain, camel chew at times, I think it has a... READ MORE

Le Fort I Osteotomy and/or genioplasty? (photo)

I can't show my upper teeth when I smile and my upper lip looks too big in comparison with my chin Can a maxilla osteotomy help? (I have a normal... READ MORE

Lip incompetence? I can't close my mouth, do I need orthognatic surgery?? (photos)

I've had braces before for a year and a half, but my upper teeth still flare out a lot. Not only that but I can't close my mouth and my lips hang open... READ MORE

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