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My brother Needs a Jaw Replacement, His jaw is ankleossing

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My brother Needs a Jaw Replacement, His jaw is ankleossing and he cant open his mouth more than mabye 1/2 inch, eatting is becoming a problem and he's only 22 years old. Where can I    take him and how much? Mike in ColoradoXXX@XXXXXX.XXX Thanks
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Internist replied 5 years ago.
Hello,

Thank you for your question.

I see your question has been up for quite a while and I will suggest the following URL that lists oral surgeons in Colorado. I have no idea of much this would cost with a combined doctor and hospital bill. This you would have to ask each doctor individually.

http://www.dentalgentlecare.com/dry_mouth_products.htm

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Customer: replied 5 years ago.
Hey Doc the url you sent me wasnt a list of oral surgeons it was a list for dry mouth products. Could you re-send the url
Expert:  Internist replied 5 years ago.
sorry

http://www.locateadoc.com/doctors/oral-maxillofacial-surgery/coloradosprings-co.html

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Expert:  Internist replied 5 years ago.
you are welcome. good luck
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
Buy the way my brother was told that the replacement would ankeloss as well is this true?
Expert:  Internist replied 5 years ago.
I honestly do not know the answer to that question but if the joint is replaced by a synthetic material I do not know how it would become anklylosed again.
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
Thank you

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