- Is your vision okay?
- Do you feel numb on your face?
- Is your bite okay?
Head and Neck
External evidence of head trauma
Neck injuries - wounds, swellings
Watch from front, top and sides
Obvious bleeding sites - lacs, avulsed wounds, bruising
Palpate entire facial bones
Check dental occlusion (Bite)
Bimanual facial exam to assess LeForte Fractures
Check all facial orifices:
Eyes - VA, Pupils, EOM, Visual Fields, Slit Lamp, IOP, Fundus, Intercanthal distance
Ears - TMJ Tenderness, Hemotympanum, Ottorhea, Auricular Hematoma
Nose - Septal Hematoma, Bleeding, Deformity
Mouth - Intraoral lacs, tooth fractures, salivary gland duct site lacs, dentoalveolar fractures