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Orthognathic Surgery

Comprehensive Orthodontics Care in Dothan, Enterprise, & Ozark

Dr. Howell and our entire team at Wiregrass Orthodontic Specialists want our patients to live a life full of healthy smiles, so we offer a variety of orthodontic treatment options. We focus on our patient’s total health with comprehensive orthodontic care, which is why in addition to traditional treatment, we also offer orthodontic care to designed to work alongside jaw surgery. Read below to learn about whether or not you are a candidate for corrective jaw surgery, orthodontic treatment, or a combination of the two.

What Is Orthognathic Surgery?

Orthognathic surgery, or corrective jaw surgery, treats and corrects dental and jaw abnormalities. The misalignment of the jaw and teeth can result in trouble performing routine activities such as talking, sleeping, or eating. When the jaw size or position is in need of treatment, surgery may be necessary.

Are You A Candidate?

In some cases, orthognathic surgery is not necessary because orthodontic treatment can correct the problem by itself. Dr. Howell utilizes the latest in digital imaging technology and decides if orthognathic surgery is a good fit for you. If you do happen to be a candidate for it, we will show you the functional and aesthetic benefits of an orthognathic surgery.

Visit Wiregrass Orthodontic Specialists Today!

Wiregrass Orthodontic Specialists provides quality orthodontic treatment that can supplement orthognathic surgery. If you feel that you can benefit from treatment or have further questions for us, please do not hesitate to contact us! Our friendly and knowledgeable staff will be more than happy to answer any questions you may have and get you on your journey towards a beautiful smile.