Last month, I had the pleasure to have a conversation about Bell's Palsy with Dave Candy, DPT, OCS, ATC, FAAOMPT of More 4 Life, a physic therapist in St Louis specializing in chronic pain. I was featured on his podcast, the St Louis Pain Expert Podcast.
The episode is entitled Start Smiling Again-Overcoming Bell's Palsy with Pierre Butheau.
I go over explaining Bell's palsy, how you can recognize it, the importance of seeking out treatment, how facial muscles differs from other musculoskeletal muscles, and retraining facial muscles in a very specific way, and treatments available.
Here it is:
Pierre Butheau was featured on the St. Louis Pain Expert Podcast.
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On this episode, Dr. Dave Candy and special guest Pierre Butheau discuss tips & advice on seeking treatment for people who suffer from Bell's Palsy.
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You can also listen to it of Dr. Candy's podcast website, St Louis Pain Expert Podcast.
The episode is available on Apple Podcast:
And on his website directly:
You wake up one day and feel different. But not in a god way.
You notice that it’s not possible to blink or to close your eye. Maybe you notice a droop on one side of your face.
Perhaps you discover something is wrong when you take your first sip of morning coffee, only to drool and remain unable to seal your lips around your cup.
Pierre-Yves Butheau, MPT, CMP has been a physiotherapist for 19 years and has a passion for helping people move better, return from and prevent injuries, as well as improve their function and quality of life. He has a strong interest in addressing the root cause of and treating neuro-musculoskeletal conditions while educating his patients with the knowledge to manage their conditions and prevent recurrence. Pierre also has a niche in treating Bell's palsy and temporomandibular joint dysfunctions.