Corrective Jaw Surgery
An award-winning, board-certified oral and maxillofacial surgeon, Dr. Mizrahi in Los Angeles is known for providing among the safest and most effective corrective jaw surgery Beverly Hills has to offer.
An improperly aligned jaw can occur for a variety of reasons. In some cases, the upper and lower jaw simply grew at different rates. In others, injury and birth defects led to the jaw's current position. Regardless of the cause, a misaligned jaw can lead to a host of complications, including a reduced ability to speak and eat properly, as well as an undesirable cosmetic effect.
Having helped countless patients reposition the jaw to achieve improved function and an enhanced facial appearance, Dr. Mizrahi is renowned for providing among the best corrective jaw surgery Los Angeles has.
Issues Treated by Corrective Jaw Surgery
- Difficulty chewing, biting and/or swallowing
- Speech difficulties
- Chronic jaw or TMJ pain
- Open bite
- Protruding jaw
- Breathing difficulties
If you are experiencing any of the above difficulties associated with a misaligned jaw, Dr. Mizrahi is fully qualified to resolve the issues that concern you most, improving jaw function and delivering an enhanced quality of life.
With years of experience and countless successful procedures, Dr. Mizrahi is widely recognized for providing among the safest and most effective corrective jaw surgery Los Angeles has available.
An Overview of Corrective Jaw Surgery
A highly specialized procedure, corrective jaw surgery involves repositioning the jaw and teeth to restore the patient's facial appearance and jaw function. Dr. Mizrahi will begin by making precise incisions inside the mouth to avoid scarring. From there, she will expertly shape the facial bones to achieve proper alignment.
Patients are advised to adopt a soft food diet and avoid strenuous activity for a few weeks following the procedure. In general, most patients can return to work within one week, with complete healing of the facial and jaw bones occurring within nine to twelve months.
With countless patients experiencing relief from the complications associated with a misaligned jaw, Dr. Mizrahi is recognized for delivering among the safest and most effective corrective jaw surgery Los Angeles has to offer.