When you have a very bad tooth condition which is so crooked that it cannot be corrected by usual procedures. Your dental surgeon would suggest you to undergo a teeth straightening surgery as it might be the last option to improve the look of your face.
This is advised in extreme cases when your teeth need to be corrected to adjust to the braces and to offer the perfect fit. Also sometimes you might have met with an accident which would have damaged your teeth badly and dislocated it severely. In such cases, opening or closing your mouth can become a challenging affair. This would help to remove unwanted teeth which might be obtrusive in nature or which might be hindering in nature that prevents the use of braces.
Teeth Straightening Surgery
Corrective Jaw Surgery
In such cases, your dental surgeon would advise you to undergo a corrective jaw surgery which is the renowned teeth straightening surgery to correct the position of teeth. If you have protruding teeth, this orthognatic surgery is performed to correct it. This surgery aims at the major skeletal structure and dental irregularity correction.
This surgery is performed within a day and braces would be advised immediately to correct your jaw line. This will be highly useful for those who have lost their smile even if there is a slight protrusion in the teeth line. This is highly advisable if you have multiple protruding teeth or a totally shifted jaw line which might offer an irregular look to your face.
Brace Fitting Surgeries
If your dentist prefers to fit braces to improve your look then he might perform a surgery to remove any obstructing molar teeth which might stand in the way of regular teeth line and also would accommodate several types of braces.
These procedures are performed to fit standard braces which are made with non magnetic material and are fixed in the required place for treatment. The cost of this surgery varies from £ 1100 to £ 3000 depending on the elaborate procedure involved. These braces would be fitted for a period of 2 years and would straighten your teeth in the process.
Surgery For Invisible Braces
Surgery is also performed for invisible braces such as Invisalign braces and lingual braces which are made with transparent material. The starting price of these two surgical procedure is £ 1200.
While fitting these braces, you molars might have too much spacing between them which might make it look very far from each other. In such condition your dentist might place spacers between them. This will eradicate the incidents of spaces between the teeth and offers a uniform look to accommodate the braces.
When the bone structure of your face and ligaments in the mouth, jaw or the temporomandibular joint is affected then the orthognathic surgery is performed. This will help to avoid serious problems caused to the jaw line and helps your jaw to interlock perfectly making your facial structure much better than before. This surgery aims at correcting the TMJ disorders as it might be difficult for you to chew your food or close your mouth perfectly.