Orthognathic Surgery

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Orthognathic surgery is also known as corrective jaw surgery. It is used to treat a variety of facial and jaw abnormalities in which the facial bones and teeth are not correctly developed. Orthognathic surgery in the UK is almost exclusively undertaken by maxillofacial surgeons.

See the Patient UK page on Maxillofacial Conditions.


Author:
Dr Tim Kenny
Document ID:
8193 (v3)
Last Checked:
28 September 2011

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