JJ K.

Jaw Surgery

“The first time my jaw dislocated and got stuck, I was so scared and didn’t know what to do,” remembers JJ. “That was the beginning of a six-year orthodontic treatment journey that we always knew would end with a need for jaw surgery.”

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Darrell V.

Dental Implants

“My insurance company rejected a few of the charges, but the amazing front desk staff at Alaska Center for Oral + Facial Surgery were tenacious & successful in getting everything paid for in the end. Dr. Nordstrom himself even wrote a letter to my insurance company explaining the procedure, why it was necessary, & why it should be covered. It’s that level of outstanding customer service that has me singing the praises of everyone on the team!”

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Kate G.

Jaw Surgery

“Kate had skeletal malformations such as mandibular hypoplasia and an open bite. She had orthodontic treatment since she was 11 years old, but by the time she was 15, all of the orthodontic options had been exhausted; therefore, she was referred for a possible surgical solution. We found Alaska Center for Oral + Facial Surgery. We immediately felt comfortable at AOFS. After all of the research and consults, there was no doubt we wanted to go with AOFS.”

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Leah

Jaw Surgery

“When Leah was eight years old, we realized something was truly wrong with her jaw and we were desperate for help. Her face looked off-center. People stared. It was heartbreaking. When we found Dr. Nordstrom, we felt like, ‘We finally found someone who is willing and able to help us!’ It was a huge relief but there was still a lot of uncertainty.”

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Steve H.

Dental Implants

“I’ve always had poor teeth. I grew up in a place without fluoridation in the water supply. I feel like I’ve spent my entire life in a dental chair! As an adult, my teeth would crack and then they would have to be extracted. Chewing food was difficult, as I only had one place in my mouth where my molars matched up. It finally got to the point where my remaining teeth were in such bad condition I had to do something,” begins Steve H., a dental implant patient of Alaska Center for Oral + Facial Surgery. “I consulted with Dr. Nordstrom and together we chose implant bridges.”

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