I am currently 36 years old and have had the jaw surgery done when I was 14. Was told at the time that the top jaw wasnt alligned with the bottem. They broke jaw, reset it, I healed. Or so I thought. at the age of 16 some of the screws began to grow thru and they needed to be removed. The orthodontist at the time told my parents that I would have severe headaches as an adult if I did not get this surgery done. Well I beg to differ. Constantly get headaches and dont know if there can be any more problems after 20 years. Currently have excruciating pain in right side of jawbone up to my ear. Can feel small bumps in gums from the screws. Are there any side effects after 20 years???