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Mouth Protrusion Orthognathic Surgery

Mouth Protrusion
Orthognathic Surgery

Dexterity in treatment of
complex Mouth Protrusion surgery

What is Mouth Protrusion Orthognathic Surgery?

Mouth Protrusion Orthognathic Surgery is needed for those who are in need of a delicate and complex orthodontic treatment such as, cases where the patient had orthodontic treatment for mouth protrusion previously but additional teeth extraction is difficult. Cases where the upper and lower jaw are protruding together along with a short chin; under-bite problems; etc. Cases where the face is long; gums are showing a lot; etc.

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  • -Surgery to solve mouth protrusion symptoms
  • -Solving the above symptom along with under-bite problems, facial asymmetry problems etc.
  • -Osteotomy to the upper and lower jaw to relocate to the correct position
  • -Functional improvement in biting, talking etc.
  • -Improvement of facial appearance with facial ratio and balance
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Short Chin
(Short short chin, Long short chin)
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Long Face
(Horse face)
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Under-Bite, Lower
Jaw Protrusion

Benefits for Mouth Protrusion Orthognatic Surgery

No-Tie Mouth Protrusion Orthognatic Surgery is Possible!

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Eating is possible

Since both upper and lower jaw are not tied, patients can start eating soft food from the day after surgery.

Talking is possible

Since both upper and lower jaw are not tied, patients can easily talk to others

Breathing is possible

Since both upper and lower jaw are not tied, patients can communicate and easily breath with their nose and mouth

Quick Recovery (Return to daily activities at least 2 weeks after)

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Difference of Orthodontic treatment and Orthognathic Surgery

Orthodontic Treatment VS Surgery

Orthodontic treatmentOrthodontic treatmentOrthodontic treatment
Correction periodLong (more than one year)Short (about six months)Short (about six months)
Teeth extractionNecessaryNecessaryUnnecessary
Amounts of move of teethNecessaryUnnecessaryUnnecessary
Time of effectsLate (after orthodontic treatments)Early (shortly after surgery)Early (shortly after surgery)
Length of faceUncontrollableUncontrollableControllable
Asymmetrical correctionUncontrollableUncontrollableControllable
Restoration period
after surgery
UnnecessaryOne weekOne month

First Mouth Protrusion Orthognathic Surgery is possible!

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Orthodontic treatment
before surgery
(1 Year 6 Months)
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Surgery(1 Month)
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Orthodontic treatment
after surgery
(6 Months)
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Orthodontic treatment
before surgery Not Required
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Surgery First
(1 Month)
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Orthodontic treatment
after surgery
(6 Months)
No Preparation,Immediate
Improvement
Starting with surgery when you want; no need for orthodontic treatment before surgery
Short Treatment
Period
Shortened treatment period with no orthodontic treatment
Interception to
Under-Bite Aggravation
Safer with no teeth movement prior to the surgery

History of current Orthognathic Surgery

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orthognathic-surgery-research-and-development
orthognathic-surgery

01

Establishment of Specialized hospital for Orthognathic Surgery

02

Research and development of First Surgery; No-Tie Two Jaw Surgery

03

Domestic adoption of virtual demonstration program (CASS)

04

Spreading orthognathic surgery know-how domestically and abroad

05

Specialized hospital for Facial bone surgery Korea

Surgery Information

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Surgery time

2 hours

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Anesthesia

General anesthesia

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Hospitalization

1 day

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Removal of stitches

About 2 weeks after

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Recovery time

2 weeks ~ 1 month

※ Alert: Common side effects such as bleeding and infection may occur post surgery and varies according to each patient so careful attention is needed.

Before and After Photos