Indian Journal of Dental Sciences

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2019  |  Volume : 11  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 51--55

Bilateral sagittal split osteotomy for mandibular retrognathism: Two case reports


Revathi Peddu1, Bhargavi Nuvusetty1, Aruna Dokku1, Dharmendra Chadalawada2 
1 Department of Orthodontics, SIBAR Institute of Dental Sciences, Guntur, Andhra Pradesh, India
2 Department of Orthodontics, Mallareddy Dental College, Hyderabad, Telangana, India

Correspondence Address:
Revathi Peddu
Department of Orthodontics, SIBAR Institute of Dental Sciences, Guntur, Andhra Pradesh
India

Adult patients with severe skeletal malocclusions require orthognathic surgeries. Two case reports with skeletal Class II malocclusion due to retrognathic mandible discussed in this article were treated by bilateral sagittal split osteotomy mandibular advancement. Treatment results showed good improvement in facial profile, Angle Class I molar and canine relation, good occlusion after surgery for both the cases.


How to cite this article:
Peddu R, Nuvusetty B, Dokku A, Chadalawada D. Bilateral sagittal split osteotomy for mandibular retrognathism: Two case reports.Indian J Dent Sci 2019;11:51-55


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Peddu R, Nuvusetty B, Dokku A, Chadalawada D. Bilateral sagittal split osteotomy for mandibular retrognathism: Two case reports. Indian J Dent Sci [serial online] 2019 [cited 2020 Oct 29 ];11:51-55
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