Bimaxillary orthognathic surgery step by step

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Bimaxillary orthognathic surgery step by step

Even though our patients always know in advance the procedures that will be carried out during their surgery, many of them would like to know exactly what happens once the anesthesia takes effect. This is a step by step breakdown of a bimaxillary orthognathic surgery with general anesthesia at the Maxillofacial Institute: After hospital admission,...

8 reasons to have orthognathic surgery

Today we want to share with you some reasons to undergo orthognathic surgery that our patients have shared with us over the years: Chewing Generally, orthognathic patients have occlusion problems, since their jaws do not develop correctly, and many of them (especially those who suffer from open bite) end up being able to chew only...

Five tips for the hygiene of your dental prosthesis

Prosthetic teeth, like our natural teeth, require good hygiene to keep them in good condition. Here are five tips that will help you do so: 1. Have an excellent oral hygiene. To prevent bacterial infections, it is important to brush your teeth and floss regularly. Infections can weaken your gums and push back your jaw....

Articulación temporomandibular (ATM): síndrome, síntomas y tratamientos

La articulación temporomandibular (ATM) actúa como una bisagra deslizante entre la mandíbula y el cráneo. Debido a que estas articulaciones son flexibles, la mandíbula puede moverse suavemente de arriba a abajo y de lado a lado, permitiéndonos hablar, masticar y bostezar. Los músculos se acoplan a las articulaciones mandibulares y las rodean, controlando su posición...