Botulinum treatments are one of the most commonly elected cosmetic procedures in the United States. It is a simple formula that when injected, will cause wrinkles to recede. Used alongside our acclaimed and extremely personalized cosmetic dentistry, Botox will add a great deal to the improvement of your facial contours and aesthetics.
Applications of this Treatment
The most common areas to be utilized are the forehead, between the eyes, and around the corners of the eyes. Not only will the use of Botox alongside of cosmetic dentistry improve your facial appearance, but it also can be used for TMJ or Bruxism.
Treatment for TMJ and Bruxism
Patient who suffer from moderate to chronic jaw or facial pain can speak to our dentists about the application of Botox to alleviate this pain. Typically administered at half the dose used for smoothing wrinkles, The treatment acts as a muscle relaxer. Used in this way, this treatment can significantly reduce the intensity and pain of the muscle spasms and contractions that denote TMJ and facial pain.
Botox and Dermal Fillers
Botox is often used alongside dermal fillers like Juvederm for optimal aesthetic results. While the cosmetic applications of these two injectable treatments are incredible, they can also be used to treat an issue known as “high lip lines.” Typically dentists would require a significant amount of surgical procedures to treat this. With both of these treatments however, the treatment for high lip lines can be completed with little to no surgery and allow the patient to retain full use of the lips and mouth.
Botox and Cosmetic Dentistry
Your smile and facial contours should be just as important as the teeth themselves. When you opt for Botox alongside of veneers, crowns, or teeth whitening, you are making an investment into the most beautiful smile possible! The soft tissue around the mouth and the rest of your face play a huge part in determining your smile analysis. You want your smile to look as good as your teeth and with this incredible treatment, it will!
Dentists and Botox
The use of Botox by your dentist should come as no surprise. These are individuals extensively trained in facial muscles, gentle and precise injections, and how to best serve your cosmetic needs. Dr. Perez has over 10 years of training and hands-on experience administering dermal fillers to her patients. For further information on Botox, Dr. Perez's interview with Coastal Breeze News can be found here.
Call Island Tower Dentistry in Marco Island at (239) 394-1004 for a consultation today!
Dr. Schulze, Dr. Perez, and their qualified team including dental hygienists and dental assistants are ready to assist you with all your dental needs. To contact Island Tower Dentistry regarding a dental concern or to make an appointment, call the office phone number at 239-394-1004. Island Tower Dentistry is conveniently located at 606 Bald Eagle Drive Suite 200, Marco Island, Florida 34145.