Corrective Jaw Surgery

Corrective Jaw Surgery can fix many issues related to your chewing, sleeping, breathing and more.

If you are experiencing discomfort due to misalignment of your jaw, teeth, or bite, the oral and maxillofacial surgeons at Carolinas Centers for Oral & Facial Surgery can offer relief. Our doctors have helped many people like you correct these issues with corrective jaw surgery, also known as orthognathic surgery. Find comfort and elevate your quality of life with this precise treatment.

What Types of Problems Does Jaw Surgery Fix?

There are many reasons to choose corrective jaw surgery at Carolinas Center for Oral & Facial Surgery. We can address common problems: malocclusion (underbite or overbite), crooked jaw, protruding jaw, open bite, and jaw asymmetry. These issues can cause a variety of problems, such as:

  • Difficulty Chewing, Biting, or Swallowing
  • Breathing Issues 
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Chronic Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Pain
  • Headaches 
  • Facial Dysfunction 
  • Excessive Teeth Wear 

Any of these jaw issues can exist at birth or develop after birth as the result of genetics, environmental influences, or trauma to the face. No matter what causes your jaw problems, the team at Carolinas Center for Oral & Facial Surgery can provide efficient, reliable, and predictable results.