I saw this as a positive thing that my nerves were starting to wake up and heal at last. I feel for you. However, my chin and lip muscles move more than they should when I talk. Numb chin, lower lip after jaw surgery B" In response to message 5. He said that I needed to really think about it, that chances are my numbness would be minimal or even non existent, but that if I could not live with mild numbness then he would recommend not having this surgery done. I believe through this forum, much about this injury has been written including astounding accounts of long term recovery like one4love. My nerve was completely cut in half, not just bruised.
Orthognathic (Jaw) Surgery
I had surgery 6 weeks ago and still get ear pain,when the weather changes. I have had numbness on one side of my face for a couple days now. Numbness that comes and goes. Since June of I have had a periodic swelling along with numbness of the right side of my lip and the lower part of my cheek. Also have very bad pain in my left ear. Usually the two specialities are carried out in close co-operation and often simultaneously. My feet have been numb for weeks.
Common Questions – Double Jaw Surgery
I had virtually no numbness at all. September 13, at 4: I have been to an optometrist, an opthomologist, a neurologist, a Neuro- Ophthalmologist, an ENT, 3 different dentists and pain specialist. I visited the doctor for the same thing yesterday.
Description: Since a stroke affects the brain, however, it is likely the entire trigeminal nerve will be affected and either the entire right side or left side of the face, but not both sides, will suddenly go numb. My dentist advised me not to smoke cigarettes for atleast 3 months post OP. It will help if you set yourself some goals such as reading a book or two. These heal with minimal external scarring. TMJ is most often found in women.