Nasolabial aesthetics.

  title={Nasolabial aesthetics.},
  author={Cassidy Mitchell and John C. Oeltjen and Zubin Jal Panthaki and Seth Ray Thaller},
  journal={The Journal of craniofacial surgery},
  volume={18 4},
Orthognathic surgery, as it relates to the maxilla, attempts to correct underlying skeletal deformities as well as improve function. In addition, it has the potential to significantly alter the central aesthetic unit of the face, the nasolabial region. A key to achieving a good functional as well as aesthetic result involves both comprehensive surgical planning and an understanding of the effects that orthognathic surgery of the maxilla will have on the soft tissues within the nasolabial region… CONTINUE READING