It is a modern, complex and relatively recent specialization, a branch of surgery which registered great progress over the past two decades.
It is difficult to compile an orthognatic ABC considering the complexity that defines this discipline. You can find below a “popularization” of the orthognatic field through a selection meant to facilitate the understanding of the phases comprising the entire process: from diagnosis to the setting out of the treatment plan, surgical intervention and recovery. For further details on this matter, please visit us at NAOS, the first clinic of orthognatic surgery in Romania, founded by a pioneer in this field, Dr. Ion Nicolescu.
Orthognatic surgery means the intervention on maxillary bones insufficiently or excessively, symmetrically or asymmetrically developed, with the purpose to improve three fundamental aspects: bite, breathing and esthetics. The process is complex and long lasting – however its results are worth the patience. Here are the steps: