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by Metalbrace
Sun Mar 05, 2017 7:54 pm
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: Struggling to be Optimistic!!!
Replies: 2
Views: 359

Struggling to be Optimistic!!!

So I've now had braces for 31 months and there is no surgery date in sight. After waiting this long i'm struggling to see the pros of continuing the treatment as i'm not sure if I can mentally take the jaw surgery process for much longer! The lack of progress in the treatment is unbearable, especial...
by Metalbrace
Thu Apr 14, 2016 11:32 pm
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: Is it normal to wait this long for surgery?
Replies: 1
Views: 257

Is it normal to wait this long for surgery?

My orthodontist said I should be ready for jaw surgery in early 2017, although by that time I would have worn braces for around 30 months. Is it normal to have to wait that long for the surgery?