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jaw alignment without surgery

A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Oral Surgeon: The oral surgeon is the one how do this procedure.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brijesh Chandwani
10 years experience Pain Management
Depends!: For the right indication, orthognathic surgery can be very effective to improve the cosmetics. If you have any doubts, get a second opinion from an o ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Majid Jamali
25 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Jaw surgery: Believe it or not, not that painful. Most of the patients complain of stuffiness in the nose. But not pain.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Majid Jamali
25 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Jaw surgery: It depends on a lot of things. But either your upper or lower jaw get repositioned during the surgery. Small titanium plates and screws are use to con ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shawn Murray
14 years experience Dentistry
Jaw surgery: The average healing time is 4-6 weeks but varies with each person and depends on health factors.
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes: If the doctor want could be done.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Cohen
41 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
More than likely: It really depends on how severe your misalignment is and what type of problems it is causing you with your chewing and appearance. Best advice would c ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Tsoucaris
28 years experience Dentistry
Yes: With proper planning surgery could improve your tmj.
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Bassman
44 years experience Dentistry
Depends: Surgery should be considered the last resort for TMJ disorders. Sometimes there is no other choice, but i would seek out more than one opinion before ... Read More
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Tsoucaris
28 years experience Dentistry
Best to consult with: Oral and maxillofacial surgeon. It may be covered by your medical insurance if you have a medical diagnosis to justify the surgery.

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