Oral Surgery Case Studies, El Paso TX
TMJ Arthritis & Maxillary Excess
PT with TMJ arthritis and maxillary excess (upper jaw to tall). Unable to close lips without straining her chin muscles. Gummy smile.
Two months after surgery to correct TMJ function and to decrease upper jaw height. Patient is pain free and likes her new smile.
Cyst in lower jaw associated with third molar. Young female sent for cyst in lower jaw associated with third molar.
Teenage patient with a previously failed reconstruction by another surgeon. Planned for graf to her cheek, rib graft to make new TMJ on her left side, and scar revision.
Teenage patient four months after the surgery.