Orthognathic Surgery | Arlington, TX
Orthognathic surgery is needed when jaws and/or teeth don’t correctly align with one another. Teeth are straightened with orthodontics. Dr. Shroyer performs corrective jaw surgery to reposition misaligned jaws. This surgical procedure improves facial appearance and facial contouring, while ensuring that teeth meet correctly and function properly.
Who Needs Orthognathic Surgery?
Problems in the following areas should be evaluated:
- Difficulty in chewing, biting or swallowing
- Speech impairments
- Chronic jaw or TMJ pain
- Open bite
- Protruding jaw
- Breathing difficulties