Esthetic options with two jaw surgery

Oral Maxillofac Surg Clin North Am. 2007 Aug;19(3):423-33, vii. doi: 10.1016/j.coms.2007.04.003.


Aesthetic changes are most frequently achieved by changing the underlying bony support to the facial skeleton. Aesthetic improvement may include additional procedures to mask or enhance the skeletal results. This article deals with aesthetic changes brought about by changes in the skeletal support of the face and focuses on movement of both jaws.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Esthetics
  • Esthetics, Dental*
  • Face
  • Forecasting
  • Humans
  • Jaw Abnormalities / surgery
  • Jaw Diseases / surgery
  • Mandible / surgery*
  • Maxilla / surgery*
  • Patient Care Planning