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i have a friend who is experiencing hemifacial muscle spasms. what's the treatment for this? is there any specialist in arkansas?

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Dr. Peter Ihle
53 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
This should be examd: it could be related to facial nerve issues. A neurologist is a place to start. Or your PCP & get referrals as needed.
Answered on Feb 13, 2017
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Dr. Bert Liang
Specializes in Neurology
UAMS: The University of Arkansas has a special clinic for movement disorders including hemifacial spasm. They are the experts to whom your friend might consider consulting. https://uamshealth.com/medicalservices/neurosciences/neurology/movementdisorders/
Answered on Feb 18, 2017
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