Botox is produced by botulinum toxin. It often surprises people that Botox is used medically as well as cosmetically.
Dentists have been using Botox for years to help improve their patients' health and smile. Dentists have an advanced knowledge of facial and oral anatomy, thus making excellent botox injectors.
Below are some ways we use botox at our office in White Plains can be used to treat a variety of conditions.
Dermal Fillers are often overlooked in dentistry but more and more offices are using them for their dental benefit. Cosmetic dentists use dermal fillers to improve the appearance of the mouth. Since a cosmetic dentist has expertise in the soft tissues of the mouth inside and out, they are able to administer fillers to the lower part of the face.
Dentists can use dermal filler to: