Surgical Orthodontics

Surgical Orthodontics

Those with dental abnormalities like bad bites (malocclusion) and crooked teeth need to get the same corrected by an orthodontist.

Similarly, abnormalities of the jaw are corrected by an oral and maxillofacial surgeon. Likewise, if you suffer from both jaw and dental conditions, then you need to find an orthodontist and oral surgeon working together to correct the deformity.

For such cases, you can refer to Siri Dental Services for it not only specializes in them, but also adopts a collaborative approach to the complex dental / facial problems.

The team at Siri Dental has worked to help thousands and thousands to attain straight teeth, bright smiles and facial symmetry – A beauty of shape, form and esthetics.

Surgical Orthodontics Treatment in Hyderabad | Siri Dental Hospital.

Surgical Orthodontics Treatment in Hyderabad | Siri Dental Hospital.

Surgical Orthodontics Treatment in Hyderabad | Siri Dental Hospital.

Surgical Orthodontics Treatment in Hyderabad | Siri Dental Hospital.

FOR WHAT PROBLEMS IT’S USED?

  • Protruding or retruding chin.
  • Gummy smile.
  • Severe upper and lower teeth protrusion.
  • Overall elongation of face.
  • Jawbone discrepancies – from heredity to trauma and other developmental problems.

In short, they can be used to set right jawbone discrepancies – from heredity to trauma and other developmental problems.

HOW THE TREATMENT PROCESS WORKS?

Orthodontic surgeon after the required surgery refers the patient to the orthodontist who uses advanced orthodontic appliances to align teeth and this helps in stabilizing the teeth and jawbones

The patient needs to undergo an initial period of braces treatment to align the teeth which could take anywhere between eight to fifteen months.

This time period is necessary to ensure that the teeth align properly after surgery is completed.

Following this, there is collaborative effort to achieve final alignment of the teeth, thereby complementing the new facial symmetry.

Frequent follow ups may be required.

IS IT POSSIBLE TO AVOID SURGERY?

In the case of adults, who have completed their bone growth it might not be possible..Usually bone growth completes in boys and girls within 20 years of age.But surgery is done only if required, functionally.

On the other hand,

  • In case of children as young as age 7, orthodontic appliances can be used to modulate bone growth, thus eliminating the need for surgery.
  • In case of teenage patients, assisted facial growth combined with timely orthodontic intervention..

ARE THERE ANY CHANCES OF RISKS?

There are the usual risks associate with any type of surgery.

Having said that, Surgical orthodontic procedures are not new and they are routinely performed past several years.

In case you are going in for one such surgery, then your oral surgeon would explain the risks, to set your mind at ease.

REWARDS

  • Jaw-bones and profile relationships are more stable, functional and aesthetic. Facial appearance is improved.
  • More beautiful, healthier and esthetic appearance.
  • Improvement in Dental Health with no bad bites or crooked teeth.