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by wassupwidit
Wed Jan 17, 2018 10:23 am
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: Lower Jaw Surgery Splint removal
Replies: 3
Views: 522

Re: Lower Jaw Surgery Splint removal

I'm officially splint and wire free! I could not be happier. I can open my mouth about 1 finger just enough to fit a spoon in. I went to my favourite restaurant and pureed my steak and mash. It looked very unappealing but tasted good! I only have to wear elastics at night from now on. Hopefully in a...
by wassupwidit
Tue Jan 16, 2018 6:06 am
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: Lower Jaw Surgery Splint removal
Replies: 3
Views: 522

Re: Lower Jaw Surgery Splint removal

Have an appointment with my surgeon tomorrow. Last week he said "big possibility we'll take out your splint next week".

Fingers crossed this is the case. Not being able to talk has been hell more so than the food.
by wassupwidit
Wed Jan 10, 2018 1:45 am
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: Surgery in January?
Replies: 3
Views: 401

Re: Surgery in January?

I had my lower jaw surgery on the 21st December. It's honestly not that bad. I hardly felt any pain but bare in mind every one is different. The hardest thing for me has been being wired and having a splint in. My splint is due to come out at 4 weeks Post OP. Due to being wired and having a Splint, ...
by wassupwidit
Wed Jan 10, 2018 1:41 am
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: Lower Jaw Surgery Splint removal
Replies: 3
Views: 522

Lower Jaw Surgery Splint removal

Hi everyone. I'm currently 3 weeks Post OP after having lower jaw advancement to correct my overbite. I am still wired shut and have a splint in. Needless to say this has been quite difficult as it's impossible to talk when you're wired and have a splint. I'm due to have the splint out next week at ...