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One Month Since my Nose and Cheek Surgery - Why is my Face Still Numb?

I was shot in the face and had to have surgery to repair the fragments in my cheek and nose. The surgery was almost a month ago but the left side of... READ MORE

Bottom Lips Nerve/muscle Damage Following Motorcycle Accident? (photo)

I had a motorcycle accident mid February 2013 (2 month ago) with multiples injuries including lacerations on my face that were closed by surgeons.... READ MORE

Multiple facial fractures after car accident: Right side of face is numb - Will the feeling come back? (Photo)

7 weeks ago I was involved in a serious car accident I received multible facial fractures, I had 5 plates fitted in my face.Since the accident the... READ MORE

I Was Bit by a Dog, He Took Part of Lip, Surgeon Stitch Nerves and I Have Electrical Feeling? (photo)

Can you tell me how long this will be...they had to stretch my good side of the lip over and attach what was left of the other side, its numb, itches,... READ MORE

Orbital fracture surgery and numbness. Any suggestions?

Hello, I just went for an orbital floor reconstruction. I had no numbness before and now, after 2 days, I can't feel my cheek, nose and part of my lip... READ MORE

How to resolve forehead throbbing 2 1/2 years following paramedian forehead flap reconstruction?

30 months ago underwent paramedian forehead flap nasal reconstruction following Mohs surgery. Reconstruction was performed by facial plastic surgeon.... READ MORE

How long should I wait to go back to light sparring and boxing after orbital floor reconstruction?

Hello! I went for a orbital floor reconstruction a few weeks ago. The fracture was large and they had to put in a titanium plate. Now everything is... READ MORE

My eyelid can't completely close after "zygomatic operation." Any suggestions? (photos)

When I try to close my eyes with the help of my chin, it feels hurt a bit and isnt close completely. Also I noticed that my eyes arent even. Is there... READ MORE

Do jaw plates need to be removed if puss is coming out?

My husband's jaw was broken about 6 years ago and he had a long metal plate put in. He is still a little numb but says he doesn't have pain. Off and... READ MORE

Will I need surgery?

I have had a broken cheek bone for 6 months. Since them I have had numbness in my temple and cheek. Also aching all around the broken area. Sometimes... READ MORE

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