I've been having right sided cheek twitching for
3 months. The muscles spasm only when I smile. At rest, they do not spasm. I also suffer a burning pain deep in my right ear and on the right side of my scalp. My right eye feels heavy and the muscles seem fatigued and numb. I also experience facial numbness and tingling.
I went to a neurologist last week who diagnosed me with "trigeminal
neuropathy", not to be confused with trigeminal neuralgia