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steve655 posted:
Is it normal to have permanent facial damage as a result of oral surgery?
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Zev Kaufman, DDS responded:
Dear Steve655:

What do you mean by "permanent facial damage"?

Do you mean damage the inferior alveolar nerve? Do you mean that you are numb on your lower lip?


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