2017 was quite a year, wasn’t it? So many unexpected things happened, both good and bad. If you expectantly experienced facial paralysis this can ignite a fear in you. The fear of the unknown related to your unexpected facial paralysis can cause you to experience a strong emotion.
“The oldest and strongest emotion of mankind is fear, and the oldest and strongest kind of fear is fear of the unknown.” –H.P. Lovecraft
If you’re experiencing facial paralysis, and you’re unsure why or how it’s there, we can help. Dr. Teresa O, MD would like to encourage you to embark on a journey of discovery to uncover the unknown cause of your facial paralysis.
At New York Facial Paralysis Diagnosis, Medical and Surgical Treatment, we offer many diagnostic testing options. Depending on the nature and cause of your paralysis, we may perform more than a basic medical history review and physical exam.
Our other diagnostic testing options include:
- Hearing and balance testing
- Electrical testing (EMG) (ENOG)
- CT or MRI of brainstem/cerebellopontine angle, temporal bone, parotid gland
- Imaging of your chest
- Special and routine laboratory tests
- Blood tests
Our experience and multidisciplinary collaborative team effort to your care will help us diagnose and treat the cause of your facial paralysis. Finish 2017 well by getting a correct diagnosis of your facial paralysis. Call and book your appointment with New York Facial Paralysis Diagnosis, Medical and Surgical Treatment.