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Titanium plate in jaw

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Dr. Ivan Romic MD

I had jaw surgery 2 weeks ago, where a titanium plate was put in on my right side. Since the surgery I've lost feeling on the right side of my face, and cannot control or see very well out of my ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivan Romic ( General Surgeon)
Dr.   Monish De MD

MY HUSBAND HAS A TITANIUM PLATE IN HIS HEAD FOR EIGHT YEARS DUE TO CANCER. THE PLAT IS GETTING HIGHLY INFECTED NOW WITH SEVERAL SURGERYS. THIS WORK HAS BEEN GOING ON IN MUSC IN XXXXXXX WILL THIS EVER ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Monish De ( Oncologist)
Dr. Saurabh Gupta MD

in 2002 for c-4/5 herniation, I have a titanium plate...the right arm burning is similar to pain I had in 2002 is is possible with plate there to re-injure? Should I be seen? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saurabh Gupta ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Prasad MD

Dear Dr. My Mother is suffering from severe knee pain on her left knee. While consulting local Dr he has taken a x XXXXXXX and suggested for knee surgery to place some titanium plate . Should I go ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prasad ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Geeta Sundar MD

plate in his neck and that plate is made of titanium. Ever since this plate was placed in 1996 my ... that plate was put in his neck. The incidence of an allergy to titanium is... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Geeta Sundar ( Internal Medicine Specialist)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Gunjan Jain MD

My oral surgeon is saying I have to have my wisdom tooth pulled plus 3 others in my lower left jaw do to bone loss and have to sign to have permission to have a titanium plate put ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Gunjan Jain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Bindiya Bhaskar MD

,my jaw was broke do to gun shoot to left side of my face a titanium plate was put in with six ...,docs say that nerve was damage ,but plate is on are by that main nerve at chin.the bullet... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bindiya Bhaskar ( Dentist)
Dr. Amit Sharma MD

to take the pain away but it doesn t seem to work. Could the titanium plate be the source of this pain? My ...Not sure where to ask this but I had MMA (double jaw ) surgery two years ago and have had ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Amit Sharma ( Dentist)
Dr. Naveen Kumar MD

hey i had jaw surgery about 5 yrs ago and i had a really big pain on my left side of my jaw that it wont let me eating hard food i got my x-rays done i saw a black dot near my titainum plate and my... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Naveen Kumar ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. B. M. Rana MD

I HAD MY JAW FRACTURED TWO MONTHS AGO, HAD IT WIRED A MONTH LATER JUST REMOVED IT A WEEK AGO TITANIUM PLATES ARE STILL IN MOUTH LOWER MOUTH AND BACK OF MOUTH BY FRACTURED JAW BONE . I CAN NOT... View answer

Answered by : Dr. B. M. Rana ( Dentist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Prakash H Muddegowda MD

The titanium plate is embedded deep in to the bone to strengthen it. If it is showing, you need to consult your treating doctor or specialist at the earliest as it is an open wound and can lead to infection....

Dr. Saumya Mittal MD

if it fracture, may heal. if its nerve damage, cant be predicted

Dr. Sudhir MD

Hello, Getting xray done would be reliable way to know if there is dislocation or mal-alignemnt. Regards.