How Long To Correct Overbite

What is jaw surgery? What is orthognathic braces surgery? Can jaw surgery be used to correct my overbite (aka overjet) and bring my lower jaw forward? Ideal age for jaw surgery? Complications of jaw surgery”. Do I need braces elastics with jaw surgery? In this video, I go over why your orthodontist may recommend treating your overbite (more properly called overjet) using metal braces, clear braces, or Invisalign braces with jaw surgery and so much more. Hope you enjoy it!

0:00 – Let’s go!
1:17 – Why people need Jaw Surgery
3:04 – What is Jaw Surgery
4:25 – Why braces needed with Jaw Surgery
5:38 – What age for Jaw Surgery
6:31 – Timeline with Braces for Surgery
7:45 – Details / Healing from Jaw Surgery
8:36 – Braces after Surgery
8:47 – Complications of Jaw Surgery
9:58 – Intro Bijaw Surgery

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This video may contain orthodontic appliances, devices and/or procedural content. The content seen in this video is provided only for education purposes and is not intended to be a substitute for professional dental advice, diagnosis, or treatment. For personalized advice, please be sure to visit a professional orthodontist near you!