A surgery specialized for jaw straightening
Jaws straightening by orthognathic surgery are done for three most important reasons: first one is to increase the aesthetics of face, second may be due to cure pain in jaw and third due to bad bite. Orthognathic surgery is now sophisticated for treatment of underbite and overbite jaws position. The upper jaws which are too far back from teeth are usually known as underbite and the upper jaw which are too far forward are known as overbite. Orthognathic surgery is used to straight every kind of jaw structure. Underbite condition and overbite condition reflect very harmful effect in mouth and face. Improper alignment of teeth condition tends to difficulty for patient in chewing, biting and cutting.
Jaws straightening by orthognatic surgery improve the condition of the jaw which is irregular in size. The surgical procedure is normal as in other surgery .The surgery is normally done after the age of 18 years in boys and after the age of 20 years in girls. Children attending 8 years can wear braces for irregular teeth. Braces can be useful in straightening of jaw. The jaw correction surgery is done in the hospital and in the office of private doctors .Orthognatic surgery is done after inhale of anesthetic by patient so that patient and the orthodontist remains comfortable .The normal procedure of jaw straightening surgery goes around 5 to 7 hours.
In Jaw straightening by orthognathic surgery, the patient may loose their weight but it will regain comes after recovery. The patient would recover after two weeks .Most patients recover easily and they do not deal with great pain in the first week, they may experience uncomfortable for a week but that situation becomes normal after some weeks. After surgery patients can take the liquid supplement through their mouth. The numbness in the mouth can become normal after a week.