Orthognathic Surgery

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Orthognathic Surgery In Brisbane

This surgery is performed on the jaws to put them into the correct position. This will improve a person’s ability to chew and talk. Breathing may become easier for some people. Orthognathic Surgery may also improve facial appearance.

Corrective Jaw Surgery


Abnormalities That Can Be Corrected

Jaw abnormalities that may be corrected with this jaw surgery include:

  • Jaws that are too large
  • Jaws that are too small
  • Jaw That is too far forward
  • A jaw that is too far back
  • Crooked Jaw
  • A significant gap between upper and lower front teeth
  • Your bite may be crooked

Causes can vary and may be present at birth, develop as you grow or be due to a disease or trauma to the face.
If you need orthognathic surgery, this is usually planned in conjunction with orthodontic treatment provided by your orthodontist/ dentist.
Your oral surgeon may recommend surgery if your jaw problem cannot be effectively treated by orthodontics alone.

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Maxillofacial and Oral Surgeons treat a wide variety of diseases involving mouth, teeth, jaws and face. Our team of Brisbane Oral Surgeons are at the forefront of the latest surgical expertise and with our experience, we are able to provide an unparalleled excellent standard of care.

  • Level 5, Morris Towers
    149 Wickham Terrace
    Brisbane, QLD 4000