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Is it possible to go for orthognathic surgery after a year of orthodontic treatment? I would like to know what are the factors that determine a patient is enough for the orthodontic treatment and suitable for the surgery after certain period of orthodontic treatment? Is the occlusion, closure of the spaces in the extraction sites....?

Yes, you may go for orthognathic surgery after a year of orthodontic treatment. But the treatment may take longer, since orthodontic camouflage may have brought in some dental compensations and the primary objective of orthodontic setup of orthognathic surgery is to remove all dental compensations. The factors that determine patient suitability for surgery are: front teeth inclination, matching dental arches in shape and size, and of course, proper alignment within dental arches.
 
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