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by jmmpangaea
Mon Feb 22, 2010 9:30 pm
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: Is surgery on anti-depressants safe??
Replies: 2
Views: 761

I had surgery while on my antidepressants. Yes, be sure to tell the anesthesiologist. Your pre-op nurse/doctor will also need to know so they can crush them up and give them to you while you're recovering in the hospital.
by jmmpangaea
Tue Feb 09, 2010 7:58 pm
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: Teeth Hurting
Replies: 6
Views: 1474

Hi,

The pain I was asking about only lasted about 3-4 days. I asked my OS and he said it was the roots of the teeth healing after the trauma of having upper/lower advancement surgery.

Now my chin (from genio) just aches a bit.

Thanks for your replies.
J.
by jmmpangaea
Sun Jan 31, 2010 11:50 am
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: Teeth Hurting
Replies: 6
Views: 1474

Ya, I think it's the elastics pulling on my teeth along with some jaw pain from the surgery. I was getting paranoid that it was from not brushing my teeth while being banded shut.

Jason.
by jmmpangaea
Sat Jan 30, 2010 11:39 pm
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: Teeth Hurting
Replies: 6
Views: 1474

Teeth Hurting

Hi, I was hoping someone can help me with this. 5 days ago I had both my upper and lower jaw moved forward along with a genioplasty. The numbness is going away slowly but surely which is great. The problem is I have throbbing pain in my top front teeth, and then that'll pass and I'll start having pa...
by jmmpangaea
Tue Aug 18, 2009 5:15 pm
Forum: The Bracket Club
Topic: I thought I was too old for this stuff!
Replies: 5
Views: 1127

Hi,

39 here and same situation. Dentist said I should get them because of tmj problems and was wearing down my bottom teeth pretty badly. Today is day 2 and no pain so far. Is taking a little while to get used to speaking. Good luck to you.

J.