Three-dimensional Planning in Orthognathic Surgery using Cone-beam Computed Tomography and Computer Software

Conventional methods of planning orthognathic surgery depend on two-dimensional (2D) images, including digital photographs and cephalometric and panoramic radiographs to determine discrepancies and craniofacial deformities. These exams provide only a limited understanding of the complex three-dimensional defects, and are insufficient for planning… (More)