Botox Cosmetic & Therapeutic

botoxBecause Drs. Tom and Shannon Galinis carefully listen to their patients needs and wants, Aesthetic Dentistry of Palm City is excited to offer both Botox Cosmetic and Therapeutic.

Botox Cosmetic is a simple nonsurgical, physician-administered treatment that can temporarily smooth moderate to severe frown lines between the browns in people from age 18-65 years of age. It has recently been approved by the FDA for treatment of crow’s feet lines in adults. Drs. Tom and Shannon Galinis will discuss your treatment goals and perform a facial analysis to determine the appropriate areas for you. The actual injection process takes about 10 minutes.

Following treatment, you can resume your day. There is minimal downtime and Drs. Tom or Shannon Galinis or a team member will review specific precautions and after care instructions. Botox Therapeutic is administered to treat TMJ, headaches and orofacial pain. Dr. Tom or Shannon Galinis will do a comprehensive TMJ and orofacial pain evaluation to determine if Botox Therapeutic is the right treatment for you.

Frequently Asked Questions

Am I a candidate for Botox Cosmetic & Therapeutic?

Dr. Tom or Shannon Galinis will discuss your treatment goals and perform a facial analysis, including all muscular movements, to determine if Botox Cosmetic is appropriate for you and which areas can be treated. A more thorough examination of the jaw joint, orofacial muscles, nerves and masticatory muscles will be performed to determine if Botox Therapeutic is the right treatment for you.

What should I expect during my Botox Cosmetic & Therapeutic treatment?

The injections feel like a slight pinch. The entire treatment takes less that 10 minutes. Results can be seen within 24-48 hours with maximum effects visible at 30 days. RESULTS VARY.

Will I need to follow any post-treatment care instructions?

There is minimal downtime following treatment. Dr. Tom or Shannon Galinis or a team member will discuss specific precautions and after care instructions.