A 52-year-old male asked:
can dental problems cause paresthesias on the face?
2 doctor answers
Dr. David Satloff answered
40 years experience Pain Management
Depends what U mean: parestheia is not normal. The most common reason for such is damage to a nerve during a tooth extraction, esp during wisdom tooth extraction. The other reason is impingement of the facial nerve, such as due to parotid gland lesion.
Answered on Sep 29, 2016
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