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Hemifacial Spasm

Hemifacial Spasm
At New York Facial Paralysis, we offer cutting edge treatment that focuses on all causes of facial paralysis. Dr. O leads our practice as a facial plastic surgeon trained in facial paralysis and reanimation. The uniqueness that Dr. O brings to her treatment options is understanding both the functionality and balanced aesthetics of the face. Hemifacial spasm is a rare neuromuscular disorder in which the muscles on one side of a person’s face twitch or contract involuntarily.
Facial Exercises for Those with Facial Droop
Facial droop is one of the most recognizable symptoms of Bell’s palsy. Also referred to as Facial paralysis, facial droop is the result of damage to the facial nerve or muscles. Many stroke victims also suffer from facial droop, and this is often the most emotionally difficult symptom for people to deal with.

Facial Reanimation

Facial Reanimation
New York Facial Paralysis is an establishment focused on all causes of facial paralysis and reanimation. Dr. O is a facial plastic surgeon trained in facial paralysis and reanimation. If you’re wondering what exactly is facial reanimation, continue reading to see if this treatment might be a good solution for your facial paralysis.
If You Have Hemifacial Spasms
If you have hemifacial spasms, you suffer from an involuntary twitching or contraction of muscles on one side of your face. Most likely your spasms begin at your eye and progresses downward over time. Your facial nerve (cranial nerve VII or 7th nerve) is responsible for controlling the movement of your face.