While simple procedures and treatments can be utilized to correct some bite or tooth misalignment, jaw misalignment is somewhat more serious and will usually require surgery.This jaw misalignment may be the result of injuries, birth defects or the upper and lower jaws growing at different rates. Corrective surgery can be used to treat jaw misalignment - a consultation with Dr. Daniel Muff at Reno Oral Surgery should determine whether or not you are a candidate for jaw misalignment surgery.
From the AAOMS website:
Following are some of the conditions that may indicate the need for corrective jaw surgery:
If you're looking for professional, current and high quality oral and maxillofacial surgery, contact Dr. Daniel Muff and his staff at Reno Oral Surgery today!
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