Clewiston Office
327 Central Ave.
Clewiston, FL 33440
Phone: 863-983-5121

LaBelle Office
150 Main St., Suite 2B
LaBelle, FL 33935
Phone: 863-675-2011

Belle Glade Office
349 N.W. 16th Street
Belle Glade, FL 33430
Phone: 561-996-2100

frontdesk@dredwardsorthodontics.com

Office Hours

Mon. – Thur.: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Fri.: 9 a.m. – Noon

Jaw Surgery

Corrective jaw surgery (orthognathic surgery) treats and corrects abnormalities of the facial bones, specifically the jaws and the teeth. Often, these abnormalities cause difficulty associated with chewing, talking, sleeping and other routine activities. Orthognathic surgery corrects these problems and, in conjunction with orthodontic treatment, will improve the overall appearance of the facial profile.

Using the latest in digital imaging technology, we will demonstrate the overall functional and aesthetic benefits of orthognathic surgery. Computerized treatment planning minimizes treatment times, recovery periods and the overall efficacy of your surgery. State-of-the-art materials such as titanium plates and miniature screws provide stability, strength and predictability to your treatment. These advances in technology, procedures and equipment reduce post-surgical recovery time, thus allowing patients to return to their normal routines soon after the surgery.

Orthognathic surgery may be unnecessary if orthodontic treatment can correct the problem. With the latest advances in orthodontics, this is sometimes the case. We will determine if orthognathic surgery is the correct treatment option for you.