BOTOX® Cosmetic Lancaster PA

BOTOX® treatment is a revolutionary approach to reversing the affects facial wrinkles. Crow’s feet, worry lines and laugh lines can all be a thing of the past. These are referred to as dynamic wrinkle lines and all are treatable with this procedure. Cosmetic denervation is the process of injecting botox into the tiny facial muscles that create the wrinkles.

Before Surgery

To better understand your overall health, we will evaluate your medical history prior to surgery. In addition, a complete examination of your eyes is made in order to decide the most effective injection sites. All issues and concerns will be discussed.

The areas that will be treated are marked and digital photographs are taken in order to determine the amount of improvement after surgery.

The BOTOX® Procedure

BOTOX® injections are performed without anesthesia because it is virtually painless. Only a very small sting is felt when the injections are made. The effects are not permanent and may need to be repeated two to three times per year to retain the effects. Research has suggested, however, that long term use of the injections leads to a longer duration of each treatment’s effect. Patients over the age of 65 may not experience as dramatic of results. Botox is only useful in treating expression lines and cannot be used to repair sagging skin caused by aging.

Post-Operative Information

After the operation patients may experience slight bruising around the area that quickly fades. Normal activities can be performed immediately. Possible side effects are temporary weakness of nearby muscles or in rare cases an eyelid may droop. BOTOX® is completely reversible so any side effect is only a temporary condition. The doctor will explain all risks associated at the time of your consultation.

Weierbach Prosthodontics

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Patient Review

I went to Dr Weierbach because I was unhappy about how my current orthodontist was treating my bruxism (teeth clenching at night). He assessed me and suggested trying Botox to relax the muscles. Within MINUTES, I felt relief and my face looked thinner as the muscles relaxed (turns out I was totally ripped, but only on my face, hahaha!). I slept with no guard and no medicine for bruxism for the first time that night in over 20 years. Night two has also passed. I am sleeping better and I have no pain in my jaw in the morning. Literally life-changing!

- Karen S

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