Presurgical orthodontic decompensation: getting worse to get better

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Tratamiento de ortodoncia

Presurgical orthodontic decompensation: getting worse to get better

Before orthognathic surgery, the majority of the candidate patients must undergo an orthodontic treatment that prepares them for surgery (except those patients to whom the Surgery First or Surgery Only protocol applies) this requires close collaboration between maxillofacial surgeon and orthodontist. Pre-surgical preparation includes different stages that vary from patient to patient, depending on their...

Surgery First, ¿Crees que eres el candidato ideal?

Me fascina todavía, después de tantos años de dedicación y estudio, cómo evoluciona y cambia el campo de la cirugía ortognática, una de las especialidades más complejas de la cirugía oral y maxilofacial. En uno de los últimos artículos publicados, On a definition of the appropriate timing for surgical intervention in orthognathic surgery, presento los...