This 23-year-old female patient was diagnosed as a severe type of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), skeletal Class II jaw relation with mandibular deficiency, hyper divergent facial pattern, dental Class II malocclusion, midline deviation and occlusal plane canting. By the assistance of virtual surgical simulation and maxillomandibular advancement (MMA) approaching, patient was satisfied the improvement of functional and esthetic changes after the 18-months treatment.
Yang, Bing-Luen; Chen, Yu-Feng; Chou, Szu-Ting; and Tseng, Yu-Chuan
"Obstructive Sleep Apnea Treated with Maxillomandibular Advancement Surgery by Computer-Assisted Simulation,"
Taiwanese Journal of Orthodontics: Vol. 32
, Article 3.
Available at: https://www.tjo.org.tw/tjo/vol32/iss4/3
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