Facial nerve conditions can have a devastating impact on patients and their families.
Beverly Hills, CA (PRWEB) December 09, 2013
As the Director of the Facial Paralysis Institute in Beverly Hills, double board-certified surgeon Babak Azizzadeh, MD, FACS, is an expert in the diagnosis and treatment of facial nerve diseases. He used this unparalleled expertise to co-author, with Dr. William Slattery III, a new medical textbook titled The Facial Nerve, which serves as a quintessential reference for any physician treating patients with facial nerve disorders.
“I am so proud of this amazing new book and the information it presents to the medical community. I am grateful to Dr. Slattery for inviting me to co-edit it and it is my sincere hope that it will be used to improve the quality of treatment for patients who are suffering from facial nerve disorders,” said Dr. Azizzadeh about the release of his new textbook.
The Facial Nerve contains invaluable information on congenital facial paralysis and Bell’s palsy, providing recommendations for the most cutting-edge treatment options. The book also advises doctors on the accurate diagnosis of facial nerve disorders, which is crucial for the well-being of the patient. Research findings, illustrations, and photographs are used throughout the book to reinforce the information being presented.
“The Facial Nerve covers an extensive amount of information, but in a clear and concise way. The book addresses the fundamentals of facial nerve disorders and how to manage them,” explained Dr. Azizzadeh.
At his successful Beverly Hills practice, Dr. Azizzadeh is committed to improving the quality of life for those with Bell’s palsy and facial paralysis through the most advanced medical solutions. Dr. Azizzadeh is a pioneer in the field of facial nerve disorders and understands how important it is for doctors who treat these disorders to have access to the most innovative resources available.
“Facial nerve conditions can have a devastating impact on patients and their families. The Facial Nerve was written so that a range of medical professionals can better understand how to safely and effectively care for their patients,” said Dr. Azizzadeh.
Since his extensive and prestigious training at Harvard Medical School, Dr. Azizzadeh has helped hundreds of people with varying degrees of facial paralysis. Dr. Azizzadeh is the director of the Facial Paralysis Institute and one of the leading figures in the field of Facial Nerve Paralysis. Dr. Azizzadeh has been recognized for his work on several occasions, and has appeared on the Oprah Winfrey Show and countless other media outlets.
Dr. Azizzadeh is trained in Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, as well as Head & Neck Surgery, giving him a distinctive insight into facial nerve function and facial aesthetics. Dr. Azizzadeh also has extensive training in microsurgical facial reconstruction, which is often required for the treatment of people who are born with facial paralysis.
For more information, contact the Facial Paralysis Institute at (310) 657-2203.