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Use of Botox® in Dentistry

Use of Botox® in Dentistry The first thing that pops into our heads when we hear the word BOTOX® is wrinkles. That is, getting rid of them, which is certainly one of the well-known uses of Botox since it was approved in 2002 for cosmetic use under the name BOTOX® cosmetic. It is considered minimally […]

Teeth Grinding and Clenching? TMJ Pain?

The technical term for grinding or clenching your teeth is ‘bruxism’. Bruxism occurs when you’re either sliding your teeth back and forth, or you hold your teeth together tightly. While you may not be conscious of doing so, this can happen both during the day and while sleeping. Whether it’s a daytime habit or it […]