Author Topic: Are braces required for a BSSO?  (Read 182 times)

TheDancingQueen

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Are braces required for a BSSO?
« on: September 25, 2017, 02:38:57 PM »
And is having just a BSSO without a lefort or any other surgery common?

Lefortitude

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Re: Are braces required for a BSSO?
« Reply #1 on: October 02, 2017, 04:43:43 PM »
in short, no.  it also dosnt REQUIRE general anesthesia. Prof. Hernandez alfaro has a case on his website of a patient undergoing bsso under local anesthesia and IV sedation

XXRyanXXL

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Re: Are braces required for a BSSO?
« Reply #2 on: October 11, 2017, 04:08:50 PM »
There is already a post about this.
PloskoPlus wrote on April 25, 2017
"Due to regional acceletory phenonmenon (teeth want to move fast after the jaws have been moved), probably not a great idea. And arch bars will shred your gums. Both Wolford and Gunson will want you to be in braces."