Archive for August, 2009

Guess what?

Yes, I am still alive!

I am sorry that I neglected this blog for so long, but life has been really strange, busy and I have been extremely extremely lazy when it comes to blogging or posting anything online. I do not know why really.

My surgery went quite well, even though I had some complications that involved massive bleeding and required donor blood transfusions and I had only minor post-op problems.

What I can say is… its really strange to have a completely different bite suddenly. My jaw was cut in Le Fort I line and slided forward about 1cm. My front teeth now meet and the upper ones slightly overlap. I had to learn how to talk, drink and eat once again and I was banded tightly for 6 weeks (so yes, 6 weeks of liquid food only).

I will still need one more surgery, but it should be a small thing compared to this one –  no osteotomies involved anymore.

And here, ladies and gentlemen, I present the results:

Of course there is some makeup involved this time, but overally, I am really pleased with the results. The overbite and pugface is gone.

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