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by Sara123456789
Thu Jul 18, 2019 8:55 pm
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: Unbearable tightness in chin
Replies: 110
Views: 4359

Re: Unbearable tightness in chin

anyone have any updates on how to deal with this complication?

it really has negatively impacted my life. I would give anything to feel comfortable again.
by Sara123456789
Mon May 20, 2019 1:23 am
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: numb chin syndrome after mandibular advancement?
Replies: 4
Views: 290

Re: numb chin syndrome after mandibular advancement?

^ did you have genio as well? I have the same thing :( pulling and stiffness with movement :( have you thought about removing the plate?
by Sara123456789
Sun May 19, 2019 9:12 pm
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: Unbearable Tightness 9 months post genioplasty
Replies: 5
Views: 172

Re: Unbearable Tightness 9 months post genioplasty

Hi Gary, Sara here. I have identical problems. Its been over two years and its no easier to deal with today then when this sensation started. It truly is unbearable when you have to talk at work or to socialize and the only thing you can think about is ripping your lip off or the discomfort in your ...
by Sara123456789
Fri May 17, 2019 2:49 pm
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: Unbearable tightness in chin
Replies: 110
Views: 4359

Re: Unbearable tightness in chin

try PMing....
by Sara123456789
Sat May 11, 2019 10:45 pm
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: Unbearable tightness in chin
Replies: 110
Views: 4359

Re: Unbearable tightness in chin

not really :( this surgery is still a HUGE regret....

can you give more details? how far post-op...what surgery etc
by Sara123456789
Mon Apr 29, 2019 3:28 pm
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: Unbearable tightness in chin
Replies: 110
Views: 4359

Re: Unbearable tightness in chin

that sounds terrible. did you relapse or did the surgeon fix the jaws improperly? I had the smallest overbite honestly I never even noticed it. they moved my chin back which was disastrous so I look more like a before than an after aesthetically. I totally relate on the pushing down and sewn togethe...
by Sara123456789
Sun Apr 28, 2019 7:10 pm
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: Unbearable tightness in chin
Replies: 110
Views: 4359

Re: Unbearable tightness in chin

can you explain your symptoms in detail so I could compare?

thanks
by Sara123456789
Sat Apr 27, 2019 6:36 pm
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: Unbearable tightness in chin
Replies: 110
Views: 4359

Re: Unbearable tightness in chin

did you do a separate surgery to remove the hardware? how did your surgeon mess up? mine said he performed mine textbook perfectly but he also has an ego the size of an elephant so of course he said that. I know the tightness and stiffness is dreadful, and this surgery is the biggest regret of my li...
by Sara123456789
Fri Apr 26, 2019 10:06 pm
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: Unbearable tightness in chin
Replies: 110
Views: 4359

Re: Unbearable tightness in chin

do you have hardware in your jaw and chin? I regret it because I had no functional or cosmetic concerns beforehand, I was manipulated by my surgeon and orthodontist.
by Sara123456789
Sun Apr 14, 2019 6:17 pm
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: Unbearable tightness in chin
Replies: 110
Views: 4359

Re: Unbearable tightness in chin

I'm in the exact same situation you described. I'm also 2 years post-op. I am so mad, the surgery made me look worse, but like you said the functional problem of being I constant never-ending pain and discomfort when having a conversation is way worse. I totally relate on the bells palsy thing! actu...
by Sara123456789
Wed Apr 10, 2019 8:25 pm
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: Unbearable tightness in chin
Replies: 110
Views: 4359

Re: Unbearable tightness in chin

has anyone tried botox?
by Sara123456789
Tue Mar 19, 2019 10:22 pm
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: Unbearable tightness in chin
Replies: 110
Views: 4359

Re: Unbearable tightness in chin

Thats awesome :) How far post-op are you?
by Sara123456789
Mon Mar 11, 2019 10:23 pm
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: Unbearable tightness in chin
Replies: 110
Views: 4359

Re: Unbearable tightness in chin

I've heard burning leads to more feeling....I think its a good sign as long as its not chronic. keep me posted!
by Sara123456789
Mon Feb 11, 2019 12:34 pm
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: Unbearable tightness in chin
Replies: 110
Views: 4359

Re: Unbearable tightness in chin

Got an appointment to see my new surgeon in a few weeks! I'm going to tell him to schedule the plate removal ASAP.....I hope and pray this surgeon is able to fix this mess, I would be sooooooooooooo eternally grateful to him.
by Sara123456789
Wed Feb 06, 2019 8:07 pm
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: Unbearable tightness in chin
Replies: 110
Views: 4359

Re: Unbearable tightness in chin

thank you for returning with an update!

how far post-op are you? have you done anything specific to help it