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Monday, December 9, 2013
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.
Guillermo E Chacon, DDS
Associate Professor of Dentistry
College of Dentistry
The Ohio State University