Would I benefit from jaw surgery? (Photos)
East Texas, PA
7 months ago
A couple months ago my orthodontist mentioned that I would benefit from jaw surgery after my braces had been removed. I heard this was an expensive procedure but I feel like my teeth still stick out too much even after the removal of my braces so if that would help, I'd consider it. I've attached some pictures below
Doctor Answers 1
it depends. You should have a lateral ceph X-ray and have a consultation with an oral&maxillofacial surgeon to have a diagnosis.
These answers are for educational purposes and should not be relied upon as
a substitute for medical advice you may receive from your physician. If you
have a medical emergency, please call 911. These answers do not constitute
or initiate a patient/doctor relationship.