As dental professionals, we are constantly seeking new ways to provide safe and effective treatments to our patients. One such solution that has gained popularity in recent years is Botox.
Yes, Botox has its uses in dentistry as well!
In this blog post, we’ll explore five ways that Botox can be used in dental treatments, along with the different Botox packages available at Denti Belli Dentistry.
Botox is a purified form of the botulinum toxin that works by temporarily blocking nerve signals to muscles. While it is most commonly associated with cosmetic treatments, Botox has therapeutic uses in dentistry as well.
These uses include reducing pain and discomfort associated with TMJ disorders, alleviating facial pain caused by nerve-related conditions, and more.
Botox is considered safe and effective when administered by a trained professional, and it can be a valuable addition to a patient’s dental health plan.
Applications of Botox in Dentistry
Here are five ways we use Botox at our dental practice:
1. Treating Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Disorders
Temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorders can cause pain and discomfort in the jaw, neck, and head.
Botox can be used to relax the muscles in the affected area and provide patients with much-needed relief, allowing them to resume their daily activities with less discomfort.
2. Treating Bruxism
Bruxism, or teeth grinding, can cause wear and tear on the teeth and lead to pain in the jaw and surrounding muscles. Botox can be used to alleviate this pain by relaxing the muscles responsible for grinding, preventing further damage to the teeth and improving overall oral health.
3. Treating a Gummy Smile
A gummy smile is when the gums are more visible when you smile. Botox injections can help to relax the muscles in the upper lip, allowing it to cover more of the gums and providing a more aesthetically pleasing smile.
4. Lip Augmentation
Botox can be used to enhance the appearance of the lips by relaxing the muscles around the mouth, resulting in a more pronounced pout, framing a beautiful set of teeth, and achieving a better smile overall.
5. Treating Facial Pain
Facial pain can be a debilitating condition that affects a person’s quality of life. Botox injections have shown promising results in treating chronic facial pain, particularly in the case of temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorders and muscle tension headaches.
Our Botox Packages
Looking for safe and effective Botox treatments? Look no further! Our Botox packages are tailored to your unique needs, providing the best results for facial rejuvenation, pain relief, and more.
The Platinum Package offered by Denti Belli Dentistry is a pre-purchase plan that allows patients to save money on their BOTOX® treatments. With a low cost of $11 per unit, patients can bank 200 units with significant savings, making it easier to maintain their results with regular Botox treatments.
Looking for an affordable option for your Botox treatments? The Gold Package from Denti Belli Dentistry may be the perfect solution! Pre-purchase 90 units of BOTOX® at a discounted rate of $12 per unit, and enjoy the convenience of more affordable touch-ups whenever you need them.
A La Carte Package
Looking for flexibility with your Botox treatments? Denti Belli Dentistry’s A La Carte package offers pay-as-you-go convenience, with the option to purchase BOTOX® at an everyday rate of $14 per unit. This way, you can get a retouch at your own pace, without having to commit to a fixed package.
Botox is a safe and effective way to further enhance your smile and alleviate facial pain. At Denti Belli Dentistry, we offer various Botox packages to make regular treatments more affordable for our patients. Whether you choose our Platinum, Gold, or A La Carte package, our team of dental professionals will provide you with the highest quality of care.
Call us at 425-226-2684 or visit our location in Newcastle, WA to schedule your Botox appointment today and discover the transformative benefits of this treatment for yourself.