Temporalis muscle transfer

Temporalis muscle transfer involves moving a part of the muscle on the side of the head that closes the jaw so by clenching the jaw the patient can lift the forehead on the paralyzed side of the face.

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New York Head and Neck Institute

The New York Head and Neck Institute provides seamless, integrated care for people with diseases, disorders and tumors of the head and neck.