Using Neurotoxins in Esthetic Dentistry

February 29, 2024
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Mary K. Shields, DDS, MPH

Dr. Mary Shields teaches dentists how to incorporate procedures using neurotoxins into the general practice that can have immediate esthetic impacts on patients’ lives.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the benefits of botulinum toxins for cosmetic restorative cases.
  • Review muscles of the face that surround the lips.
  • Understand the Lip Drop procedure to correct a “Gummy Smile.”
  • Understand the Lip Flip procedure for upper lip volume enhancement.
  • Discuss practice growth opportunities with botulinum toxins.