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Facial pain in cheekbone

A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Sherris
Facial Plastic Surgery 33 years experience
See doctor: Could be an infection or scar tissue. See your doctor that put the plate in, or an ent.
Dr. Louis Gallia
Surgery - Oral & Maxillofacial 45 years experience
Infected plate: If the increased pain and swelling is in the area of the pain, the plate/screws may be infected. See an oral surgeon or ENT doctor for this problem.

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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Hoffmann
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Cold pack: A cold pack might be helpful but a steak per se offers no specific benefit. If you were hit hard you might want to be checked by a doctor to determine... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management 36 years experience
See orofacial pain: specialist for complete exam. It could be a broad range of problems, like myofacial pain syndrome, mid-facial migraine or neuralgia, etc. The only way... Read More
Dr. Louis Gallia
Surgery - Oral & Maxillofacial 45 years experience
TMJ: No, not anxiety. May be TMJ. See TMJ-orofacial pain expert. Any dentist can be a TMJ expert with the proper training and experience. Most commonly, or... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ray Tidman
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Translation may be off. Stroke is not associated with pain . Face pain , one or both sides , would need a physical by your Dr .
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. George Valdez
Specializes in Family Medicine
Get checked asap: Could be trigeminal neuralgia, shingles, or other issue. The sooner you get treated the better!
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Madonna
Family Medicine 21 years experience
Sinus pain: Try a cool compress to decrease local membrane swelling and relieve a bit of pain. But never apply ice directly to skin. Some people prefer warm, moi... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dale Rottman
Dentistry 44 years experience
Several causes: There could be a number of possibilities. One could be a nerve dying in a tooth. Problems with the temporal mandibular joint (tmj). Inflamation of ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Ruden
Dentistry 38 years experience
Many causes : One cause of your condition could be trigeminal neuralgia.Trigeminal neuralgia is an inflammation of the trigeminal nerve causing extreme pain and mus... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Ruden
Dentistry 38 years experience
Decongestants: Other helpful remedies are saline nasal spray, drinking warm liquids such as soups. A humidifier may help, warm compresses may help.Drink plenty of li... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
Dermatology 44 years experience
Lots of things...: ...Can cause facial pain, for a sinus infection to shingles (which sometimes occurs without the rash) to nerve disturbances to other kinds of infectio... Read More