Facial Nerve Disorders

Overview

Facial nerve disorders require a specialist approach to help you manage pain and dysfunction. Our physical therapists work toward creating a comprehensive treatment program that helps manage your symptoms, in partnership with the multidisciplinary USC Facial Nerve Center.

Conditions Treated

Our physical therapy services can treat conditions such as:

  • Bell’s palsy
  • Facial weakness after stroke
  • Postoperative facial nerve weakness and paralysis
  • Ramsay Hunt syndrome
  • Synkinesis
  • Other disorders affecting movement of the face

Physical Therapists

Our team of board-certified neurologic and orthopedic clinical specialists bring their expertise to treatment of facial nerve disorders.

Location and Hours

Physical therapy for facial nerve disorders is offered at the following location:

USC Physical Therapy at the Health Sciences Campus

Resources

USC Facial Nerve Center
Bell’s Palsy
Facial Nerve Injury