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How is botox used in dentistry?

Woman smiling after getting botox for teeth grindingBotox, or Botulinum toxin type A, is a form of Clostridium botulinum that has been purified. When it's injected into the right muscles it can help them relax, which relieves headaches, migraines, jaw joint issues such as TMJ, and bruxism, or clenching and grinding your teeth. The effects of Botox typically last around four months.

BOTOX in Dentistry in M8W 1N6

Your dentists at Toronto Lakeshore Dental are excellent candidates for successfully administering Botox treatments because of their extensive training in head and facial anatomy. They are also experts at delivering comfortable and pain-free injections, which means you won't feel a thing during your Botox treatment.

Cosmetic Benefits of BOTOX

Botox also offers cosmetic benefits as relaxing your muscles eliminates fine lines and wrinkles on your face. Many patients enjoy the changes that Botox gives their appearance.

If you would like to learn more about how Botox might benefit your needs, we encourage you to call us today to arrange a consultation with Dr. Moore. She can discuss your concerns and goals with you to determine if Botox treatments may be beneficial. Botox treatments can be completed in the comfort of our Toronto, ON office in one short appointment and your recovery time is minimal. Give us a call today to learn more!