TMJ Treatment Botox / Xeomin
Donald J. Jirovec D.D.S. is a Kansas City TMJ [Botox/ Xeomin Therapy] Dentist.
Noticeable results, no surgery, and no recovery time - discover the benefits of Botox or Xeomin at our practice.
There are a couple of reasons why patients choose to receive Botox and/or Xeomin treatment in our dental office. Treating moderate to more severe cases of TMJ in conjunction with a custom fabricted TMJ appliance for at home use, and chronic migraines related to TMJ. A pleasant and beneficial side-effect of the injections is the smoothing and decrease in fine lines and wrinkles. Either of these products can help relieve any of the symptoms making you feel more confident, while helping you achieve a more youthful, radiant appearance.
What is Botox /Xeomin?
It is a medication that can only be prescribed to you by a healthcare professional. It is used to temporarily treat patients between the ages of 18 and 65. Botox/Xeomin treatments are quick, comfortable, and within a few days you will begin to notice a difference in the way TMJ symptoms and facial appearance have improved.
How does Botox/Xeomin work?
These products use a special protein to block overactive nerve impulses, restricting muscle contractions. In doing so, it helps to relax the muscles beneath the skin.
Depending on each individual case, the results can last between three to four months. Treatment is temporary, and once the product begins to wear off, the symptoms and facial apperance will return to the way it looked before treatment.
These products are used to relive symptoms of TMJ, as well as provide comfort to patients receiving dental implants. In each case, it is used to reduce the amount of stress placed on the teeth and jaw so that patients feel comfortable and confident. As well,in many cases a smoothing of fine lines and wrinkles as a side benefit.