Due to inclement weather, all Eye Consultants of Atlanta Offices will not open until 12:00PM, with exception of snellville which will open at 10:00AM, October 29,2020.
Eye Consultant Atlanta’s team will be calling all patients with an appointment this morning to help you reschedule.
Hemifacial spasm may present very similarly to BEB but is usually unilateral and will affect the entire side of the face. In contrast to BEB it may not abate with sleep. Its etiology it often related to some irritation to the facial nerve, but like BEB may often times be unknown. Treatment for this condition is identical to BEB, unless there is suspicion for a physical irritant to the facial nerve.
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