Facial Palsy Rehabilitation
The Facial Palsy specialists at Hobbs Rehabilitation can assess your facial palsy and give you a treatment programme to follow. The Facial Palsy team have been trained by Lorraine Clapham (renowned authority in facial palsy rehabilitation) and are members of Facial Therapy Specialists UK.
Conditions we treat include Bell's Palsy, Ramsay Hunt Syndrome, Facial Palsy due to Vestibular Schwannoma, Stroke, and palsy due to facial surgery.
What does it involve?
The Facial Palsy specialists at Hobbs Rehabilitation can assess your facial palsy and give you a treatment programme to follow.
In the left hand picture, Alan is being shown a stretch for his left cheek which is tight after Bell's Palsy. Here on the right, the therapist is strengthening weakness in Alan’s upper lip, while reducing unwanted movement elsewhere in the face.
Your initial assessment will take around an hour and will incorporate a full case history, a graded assessment of the facial function and a treatment programme of stretches, massage and exercises will be prescribed.