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Causes of numbness in face

A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Goldie
47 years experience in Pediatric Neurology
It can: An acute ms flare can cause numbness and/or paralysis. Other causes must be considered. If new and acute, urgent treatment with IV steroids may be a ... Read More

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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
44 years experience in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Nonspecific: Nonspecific symptom. General or partial numbness. Constant or intermittent? See MD for evaluation.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Diaz
37 years experience in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Yes: An injury to the infraorbital nerve can occur with an injury and fracture of the anterior wall of maxillary bone. This would lead to numbness along t ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without taking additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. It would be prudent ... Read More
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A 58-year-old male asked:
Dr. Per Freitag
Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
Go with ENT: I suspect that the ENT is correct
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joel Selter
36 years experience in Pediatric Allergy and Asthma
Facial numbness: Important to see a neurologist to determine the cause of the numbness.
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience in Family Medicine
Not sure: It could be allergies that mediate a sinus congestion, and over night, your sinuses are getting clogged and congested, causing early morning pains and ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. M. Jan
Dr. M. Jan answered
65 years experience in Family Medicine
Probably Low Sugar: Test your blood sugar.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Fernando Juliao
29 years experience in Dentistry
Not necessarily : Tmj syndrome is usually characterized by painful muscles around the jaw area, neck.. Tingling/ numbness is a possible but infrequent symptom. Get an e ... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Grindstaff
37 years experience in Addiction Medicine
Numbness: it sounds like you may have had a TIA Transient Ischemic Attack and need to be seen as a more serious event may be waiting and the only way to know is ... Read More
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