Did you know Botox® can improve more than just your looks?

You probably know Botox® for its cosmetic use to temporarily fade wrinkles and make your face look younger.  What you may not be aware of its use in the treatment of temporomandibular joint dysfunction (TMJ) and other facial pain.

Used therapeutically, Botox® can provide relief for a wide assortment of problems associated with intense or chronic muscle contraction. Treatment with Botox® is often recommended for

  • Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction (TMJ)
  • Myofascial Pain Syndrome (MPS)
  • Tension-Type Headaches (TTH)
  • Dental restoration procedures
  • Bruxism (grinding) or Teeth Clenching
  • “Gummy” or “Off Center” Smiles
  • Migraine Headaches

Cater Galante Orthodontics specializes in the treatment of TMJ as well as Orthodontics for children and adults. As experienced and certified providers of Therapeutic Botox®, we can answer your questions and provide you with all the benefits of this promising and effective treatment. Call our office at 916-435-8000 for a complimentary consultation.