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Just a few questions...  

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I've been mewing for a few months, though I'm not sure how effective it is at the moment. I suspect my maxilla and mandible are too recessed so I'm considering saving up a lot of money for LeFort 1 surgery.

I'm wondering, if my palate is too narrow, would that cause significant relapse? Also, would it be possible to mew for progress after the surgery? I figure more tongue space would help the process.


Also, another question I should know the answer to but can't seem to wrap my head around. Why do I need to widen the intermolar distance to push the maxilla forward? Is that just how naturally a forward maxilla behaves with a widened palate?


Posted : 16/09/2018 2:04 am


As you undergo correction in the near future, please consider keeping records for your own sake and for others. Pictures of dental impressions, scans, medical reports reports can be very helpful even with all personally identifying information blocked out.

Your input could help many, many people

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