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Can you tell me for tooth975, worried about surgery & changing treatment plan to alf and twin block for 12mm overjet?

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Dr. Arnold Malerman
Dentistry - Orthodontics

In brief: See a Specialist

Twin block appliances are moderately successful for treating growing children, and they DO NOT work for adults.
a 12mm overjet is significant. You need to be evaluated by an Orthodontic Specialist, who only does Orthodontic treatment, with specific training in resolving malocclusions such as yours. Assembly=line "orthodontics" can damage faces. See a Specialist.

In brief: See a Specialist

Twin block appliances are moderately successful for treating growing children, and they DO NOT work for adults.
a 12mm overjet is significant. You need to be evaluated by an Orthodontic Specialist, who only does Orthodontic treatment, with specific training in resolving malocclusions such as yours. Assembly=line "orthodontics" can damage faces. See a Specialist.
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