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What type of doctor do I see for a swollen lip

A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 58 years experience
Allergist: Unless you got punched at the lip recently, see an allergist.
A member asked:
Dr. Anifat Balogun
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 30 years experience
Lip swelling: What caused you lip to swell, and how long has it been swollen for? Is your lip also painful? Due to the fact that the lip does not typically swell wi... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adam Tripp
Psychiatry 16 years experience
Yes: This may be the beginning of a skin infection, a cellulitis, that may need antibiotics for treatment, and could become more serious and systemic witho... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Anifat Balogun
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 30 years experience
Swollen lips: What you are able to use to treat a swollen lip, depends on the cause of the swelling, and what part of the lip is swollen. If the swelling is due to ... Read More
A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 58 years experience
May take 3 days: It may take 3 days until a massive swollen lip can get back to normal. Consider taking antihistamine pill as well.
A member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Hello. : Hello. I don't know if the doctor would order blood work or not. However, if you are particularly afraid of needles (which many people are), it is imp... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Manami Yamaguchi
Dentistry 26 years experience
Depends: This depends on the severity and reason. If it is from accidental lip-biting and without any open wound, you will see the healing takes place within a... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Goldstein
Cosmetic Dentistry 34 years experience
Yes.: Depends on why it was swollen. An allergic reaction, if mild, can disappear overnight. Trauma to the lip, such as a blow received in a fight or a cut ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Glenn Messina
Aesthetic Medicine 36 years experience
What cause: If trauma an ice pack If its allergic or vascular you have to figure out the cause , the treatment in that case would be a steroid. If this continue... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Glenn Messina
Aesthetic Medicine 36 years experience
Allergy: You are having an allergic rxn to something that you either put on the lip on the face or ate. If this is getting worse see a doctor you may need a st... Read More