Is Orthognathic Surgery Dangerous? | Demko Orthodontics

Is Orthognathic Surgery Dangerous?

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Orthognathic surgery refers to surgical procedures used to change the shape of the jaw for better bite alignment. For some patients, orthodontic treatment alone is insufficient to correct misaligned teeth and bite. When the upper …

What Is Orthognathic Surgery?

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Orthognathic surgery involves repositioning the jaws through surgical means. Jaw surgery, as it is more commonly known, can be performed on the upper jaw (maxilla) or the lower jaw (mandible) and sometimes both. During orthognathic …