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Face and Jaw Surgery

Jaw joint surgery



My 21 year old daughter has a degenerative jaw joint (only on one side). Her orthodontist is recommending corrective surgery. What are the alternatives?


Unfortunately, you have not provided enough information for me to be able to provide you with an answer. If you could resubmit more detailed information, I would be happy to try to answer it.

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Response by:

Guillermo  E Chacon, DDS Guillermo E Chacon, DDS
Associate Professor of Dentistry
College of Dentistry
The Ohio State University