Acoustic analysis of vowel sounds before and after orthognathic
The ideal functional and aesthetic goals may require incorporation of adjunctive aesthetic procedures not only in adults but also in young patients who are planned for orthognathic
surgery.46 The diagnosis and treatment plan can be facilitated by computer imaging software.
The patients included in this study were candidates for orthognathic
surgery, where the nasolabial conditions were evaluated to orient therapeutic decision-making, demonstrating significant changes in the position of the alar base when smiling, which confirms the effect of muscle dynamics.
The influence of dexamethasone on postoperative swelling and neurosensory disturbances after orthognathic
surgery: a randomized controlled clinical trial.
Especially in Orthognathic
surgery planning, the position, size and relationships of craniofacial structures need to be determined more precisely.
The use of cervical vertebral maturation along with other biological assessment measures can also help to predict the pattern of mandibular growth.26 These separate facial appearances should be kept in mind when orthodontists and orthognathic
surgeons lay down their management rationales.
Being an intermediate therapy between orthognathic
surgery and conventional orthodontics, it offers the scope of management of malocclusion by reduction of extractions and orthognathic
The conference will feature top-notch international and local experts who will discuss the latest trends and state-of-the-art technologies in dental implant, bone grafting, orthognathic
surgery, mandibular reconstruction and cleft lip and palate.
Patient's purposes and wishes should be taken into consideration, and questions of whether mentoplasty should solely be performed or whether it should be combined with treatments other than orthognathic
surgery should be answered.
Several therapeutic modalities have been proposed for the correction of gummy smile, among them: gingivectomy or gingivoplasty (2, 3, 5-7), myectomy (6, 8) and orthognathic
surgery (6, 8, 9); and the last two procedures are more invasive and associated with high morbidity (6).