Orthognathic surgery

Basic description:

A group of fantastic resulted surgeries in patient’s face. These surgeries help patient in both chewing and talking mechanisms. Problems such as jawdeformities and gummy smile and also chewing problems can be cured in these surgeries.

Method and duration:

Most of patients need a Medical Team including Maxillofacial and orthodontics specialist for Orthognathic surgery. In The first step the orthodontist will organizing and preparing the teeth to make them ready for Orthognathic surgery and after that the surgery will arrange. We are proud of operating both orthodentics and Oral and maxillofacial surgery with our specialist team in Royal Face Center.

Pre-surgical proceedings:

Including  visits for multiple advice from orthodentist and Oral and maxillofacial specialists. After the modeling and simulation of surgery by the medical team the patient will be ready for the surgery.

Post-surgical care:

After the surgery the patients have to closely follow medical advices of the doctor. The major advice is having soft diet and chewing with no pressure for several months (depends on the surgery)

The muscle operating will disturbed during the surgery so it take 9 to 12 months from lips and face to get balanced with each other and act normally. start moving jaw and exercising 2 or 3 times a week after 4 months.

Major recommendation:

-clenching 4 times per day 10 minutes each time and for 4 months

– don’t use drink straw for eat and drink during first month posoperative

-take one clonazepam 1 mg pill per night before sleep from a second night and for one month.

-you can take a shower from forth day

-don’t blow air from your nose for one month.

-Return to work and school after 2 to 4 weeks and it’s depending on your body situation.

-Swimming without diving from the second month.

-don’t go to the work for 3 weeks

-regular activity after 2 weeks.

-regular sport without domble after 6 weeks

-heavy sport with domble after 4 months

– chewing Soft diet for 4 months and then go to regular diet.

vit c + vit A + iron could be helpfull

-it takes 9 to 12 months to go back and feeling normal with moving lips and mouth.

-sweling take one year to be completely removed.

-the high sweling will be for 4 to 5 days and reduce in 3 to 4 weeks and take 9 to 12 months to completely removed.