What Are the Benefits of Orthognathic Surgery?

What Are the Benefits of Orthognathic Surgery?

Orthognathic surgery, also known as corrective jaw surgery, is designed to fix both major and minor irregularities of the dentition and facial skeleton, including misalignments in the jaws or teeth. While there are often aesthetic improvements, the primary benefits focus on functional issues, such as enhancing the ability to chew, speak, and even breathe normally. While occlusion or “bite” issues …

Dental Prostheses and Oral Surgeons

Dental Prostheses and Oral Surgeons

If you have been told you need dentures or another dental prosthesis, you probably have a lot of questions. One of the biggest questions might be, “How can I best prepare for a proper fit?” Here is what you should know. First, you should be aware that the construction of a partial or full dental prosthesis is the first step …