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How Is A Facial Asymmetry Surgery Performed Inpatient
Inpatient: Facial asymmetry may be caused by malocclusion yielding functional shift and/or from differential in size of bones when comparing one side to the other. Resolution often requires the services of both an Orthodontist and an Oral Surgeon. Ask your Dentist to help you find the most qualified specialists in your area. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes.: Orthognathic surgery, or corrective jaw surgery, is commonly performed by members of my specialty (oral and maxillofacial surgery) for correction of facial asymmetries. Of course, it's important to determine the reason for the asymmetry and address that first. It is often due to overgrowth of one side of the lower jaw, with deviation of the chin and lower jaw to the opposite side. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Jaw surgery: You could; however, i wouldn't recommend it. The surgery will take care of the asymmetry of the bone but then the teeth won't fit together properly. This could be detrimental to your teeth and create instability during the healing process after the surgery. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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