11 doctors weighed in:

Hello. I removed two wisdom teeth about 4 weeks ago. I am mostly healed except for my left jaw being numb. Is this normal?

11 doctors weighed in
Dr. Arnold Malerman
Dentistry - Orthodontics
9 doctors agree

In brief: Parasthesia

A possible complication of any surgery is nerve damage.
The risk of numbness, Parasthesia, should have been part of the pre-surgical discussion and/or disclosure form that you signed. Please call your specialist Oral Surgeon, now.

In brief: Parasthesia

A possible complication of any surgery is nerve damage.
The risk of numbness, Parasthesia, should have been part of the pre-surgical discussion and/or disclosure form that you signed. Please call your specialist Oral Surgeon, now.
Dr. Arnold Malerman
Dr. Arnold Malerman
Thank
5 doctors agree

In brief: Jaw Numbness

Please call your oral surgeon for a post operative follow up appointment.

In brief: Jaw Numbness

Please call your oral surgeon for a post operative follow up appointment.
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Jack Hinkle
Board Certified,
434K people helped
Continue
111,000 doctors available