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Ways We Use Botox in Dentistry

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At Toronto Lakeshore Dental, we're proud to offer our patients the latest in dental technology, and that includes Botox treatments. While Botox is often considered a cosmetic treatment for eliminating fine lines and wrinkles, it also has other helpful features for our patients. Here are some of the ways we use Botox in Toronto to benefit our patients.

Headaches and Migraines

When you suffer from headaches, it can be very debilitating and significantly reduce the quality of your life. One of the ways that Botox alleviates fine lines and wrinkles is to relax your muscles. This helps patients who are suffering from chronic headaches and even migraines to find relief. Botox treatments ...

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Botox and Dentistry

Botox in Toronto, Toronto Lakeshore Dental

At Toronto Lakeshore Dental, in addition to our many traditional dental services that we offer to patients, we also offer Botox. Botox is particularly helpful for patients who grind their teeth at night, which is part of the reason we offer this service!  Botox works by preventing the release of certain chemicals between a nerve and a muscle. This blocks the message for the muscle to work, and the muscle relaxes. 

Benefits of Botox

Botox can be used to treat a variety of conditions but in relation to dentistry, it's often used to help patients stop grinding their teeth while sleeping. The botox injections can be used on the muscles controlling ...

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