The patient is a 17 y.o. female referred to our office for surgical correction of her mandibular retrognathia, vertical maxillary excess, and apertognathia.
Medical history revealed the patient to be a healthy 17 y.o. female with a past history of TMD(temporomandibular disorder). Clinical examination revealed a Class II malocclusion with a Class II skeletal profile. Maxillary incisor to upper lip relationship revealed the patient to show 8 mm of incisor at rest, with a 5 mm anterior posterior incisor discrepancy. When smiling 4 mm of maxillary gingiva was visible.
- Mandibular Retrognathia
- Maxillary Vertical Excess
Plan / Treatment:
- Maxillary Le Fort I Osteotomy
- Mandibular Bilateral Sagittal Split Osteotomy
Patient treated by:
- Dr. Steven R. Tucker Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
- Dr. Brad Baker Orthodontist
Steven R. Tucker DMD, PSC Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 909 Scherm Road Owensboro, KY 42301 phone: 1-270-926-4107 fax: 1-270-926-4166 url: www.srt-psc.com
Last Modified :April 1, 2001