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Suspected Facial Nerve Damage, Left Side Cheek Bone? (photo)

Hey, Two years ago I had an accident in my bathroom where I slipped fell and knocked my head against the bathtub on my way down. The blow was to my... READ MORE

Facial Reconstruction w/ Rhinoplasty - Long-Term Swelling?

I was in a accident a year ago and since then I've had multiple facial reconstructive surgeries. The latest one on my nose was to be the final one... READ MORE

I Have a Smaller Eye After Getting Punched? (photo)

I got in a fight about 5 yrs ago and I got hit in my left eye wich cause major swelling. After the swelling went down I had the black eye for almost a... READ MORE

Orthognathic Surgery and Trachaeotomy, Normal?

I am scheduled for orthognathic surgery next week, and my surgeon told me today that, as a precaution, he will make a tiny incision in my neck the day... READ MORE

Will an eye that has suffered an Orbital Blowout return to normal position on it's own?

I haven't been to the doctor yet, but I am certain that I have an orbital blowout due to being punched in the eye. My eye swelled and was black for a... READ MORE

Skin flap facial reconstruction. Is the swelling of the area where the skin flap was placed normal?

I recently had a facial reconstructive surgery and was wondering if swelling of the area where the skin flap was placed (cheek) 8 months after surgery... READ MORE

Naso Labial Fold Worse After Smile Distractor?

3 months ago I had a smile distractor, they cut my two upper jaws loose and put a steal bar and slowly distracted. Directly after the operation, I had... READ MORE

Facial fracture - cheek muscle tear and lower eyelid twitching frequently?

Met an accident in 2008. Right cheek got injured and was swollen for months. A plastic surgeon then said the swelling will go away with time. After 3... READ MORE

2 weeks post op, how can I reduce facial swelling as quickly as possible after reconstructive/plastic surgery? (photos)

Broke my left jaw, cheekbone, orbital, & nose. 2 weeks post-op & still puffy as expected, BUT I noticed the left side of my face seems to be pulled... READ MORE

swelling after 6 months of surgery of fracture fixation

I had an accident and my jaw bone,cheek bone,nose and eyebrow bone had fracture. i had a surgery for the fixation these fractures. it had been 6... READ MORE

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