When people think of orthodontic treatment, they often think of braces, and they would be right to do so. For the most part, orthodontics involves the use of braces and other orthodontic tools such as expanders and retainers in order to help improve the overall appearance and structure of a persons smile. Orthodontic treatment can be used for medical as well as cosmetic reasons, but what many people may not realize is the fact that orthodontic surgery, sometimes specifically referred to as orthognathic, can be used in order to achieve healthier jaws and other problems referring to this aspect of your oral health. If you happen to need Harlem orthognathic surgery, and you do not need to look any further than Central Park North Orthodontics in order to get the comprehensive care and treatment that you need.
Some people may require orthodontic surgery for undergoing any kind of treatment that involves braces or retainers or other devices of that nature. But in other cases, orthognathic surgery may be required in order to help alleviate more severe or intensive issues. What makes orthognathic surgery unique and what gives it its specific name is the fact that it pertains to the jaw itself. Conditions of the jaw may result in malocclusions, bite problems, and other problems with your teeth, but some individuals may have jaw issues relating to the Temporomandibular joint, sleep apnea even other skeletal disharmonies that may affect their overall health and the effectiveness of their teeth and bite. The way that your jaw is structured can have a major effect on your everyday life. Jaw deformities and other issues may prevent you from eating or speaking correctly or comfortably, as stated above it can also cause TMJ disorders or sleep apnea, and it can also create a plethora of other problems that may impede on the quality of your life. Here at Central Park North Orthodontics our orthodontic specialists and orthodontist can help provide you with the Harlem orthognathic surgery that you need in order to correct any of the issues listed above or any other problems relating to your jaw bone.
Often times, issues relating to the jaw bone and your oral health in general can be identified by your family dentist so you may be referred to an orthodontist who specializes in orthognathic surgery. Whether you have been referred by another dentist or if you already know that you have jaw problems that you need addressed and would like to learn more about what this kind of surgery might be able to do for you, then please call us here at Central Park North Orthodontics to learn more about Harlem orthognathic surgery today.