Therapy For Dental & Facial Pain

Botox®

Prescribed Information About Botox

BOTOX® is used to treat the muscular condition and relax wrinkles cosmetically. People get tempted to do this and tuck in the sagging muscles.

“BOTOX® not only helps with wrinkles, but it also makes you feel more relaxed as frowning causes tension”.

Clostridium botulinum, the form of bacteria which is found in the local setting like lakes, forests, soil, and nearby places; it originated in the intestinal tracts of mammals and other shellfish. Such kinds of botulinum bacteria are normally harmless. But when spores change into vegetative cubicles, it multiplies. At a certain point, bacteria start producing noxious neurotoxin, which is liable for generating botulism. The BOTOX® used in our office comes directly from Allergan, the manufacturer.

BOTOX® is used to treat certain eye muscle which has been affected and the person is undergoing uncontrolled blinking. It is a good way to treat chronic migraines and persistent headaches. It has life-threatening side effects so if you want to take this medication consult doctor and know all the details about it. It is better to stay safe from the beginning.

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How Does It Work?

  • This is a kind of curative protein, which is taken in small units and injected into the muscle body.
  • When this is instilled into the muscles, it prevents signals from nerve cells from reaching muscles, therefore, paralyzing them.
  • A neurotransmitter, acetylcholine is a kind of chemical that gets just where the nerve cells and muscles conjoint. It is affixed to receptors on the muscle cells and helps to contract and shorten them.
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How Is The Procedure Done?

  • BOTOX® procedure takes only a few minutes depending on how many areas need to be treated. This process doesn’t require anesthesia but a patient may suffer a little ache when the needle will instill the chemical inside the muscle. Three to seven days are required to get the full result. The dentist will suggest you not to consume alcohol during the process.
  • Do not take aspirin and anti-inflammatory medication at least for two weeks before you start the treatment to ease staining.

Cosmetic Use Of Botox

People use this to eradicate wrinkles and better their medical conditions. Eye squints, migraines, excess sweating and people who are having leaky bladder can undergo this kind of treatment. Researches and studies have shown that botulinum toxin has been currently approved for the following treatment but not limited to:

  • Clenching, Grinding, Bruxism (day and night)
  • Migraines and Headaches
  • Post-stroke upper limb spasticity.
  • Crossed eye, strabismus
  • Detrusor, causing urinary incontinence.
  • Hemifacial spasm.
  • Glabellar lines can be found beneath eyebrows.
  • Canthal lines.
  • Cerebral Palsy.
  • Disruption of the anal sphincter.
  • Sialorrhea
  • Oromandibular dystonia.
  • Sphincter of Oddi.

How Long Does The Effect Remain?

The effects of BOTOX® will remain for up to three months, as the contraction of muscle starts to occur,

the marks and wrinkles again get revealed.

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Advantages Of Botox:

  • This is one of the versatile and most valuable treatments that can be used in  numbers for a cosmetic and medical conditions.
  • Side effects do not last long like other cosmetic treatments. But it stays for few days and then starts to fade.
  • List ElePatients can get the result of Botox Injection within few days or few weeks. The patient can expect a quick recovery in their scheduled time.

Caps-like shaped it is placed over the crown in teeth to replace the damaged tooth in the gum. It supports the weak tooth or can hold decayed teeth, and this damage can be cosmetically improved by using ceramic, resin and may range from $750 to $1600.

Did you think tooth loss is permanent? Think again!

Cosmetic Use Of Botox® not only helps with wrinkles. It makes you feel more relaxed as frowning causes tension making the dental treatment a smooth process. Get started today with our Flexible financing options and affordable monthly payments.