Migraine Treatment with Botox
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Migraine Treatments
There are several types of migraine headaches, but most are characterised by severe pain on one or both sides of the head, nausea, visual disturbances, dizziness and other sysmptons. Doctors believe that migraines are caused by the dilation and restriction of the blood vessels in the head.

Botox injections have been shown to be effective in the prevention of migraines in chronic migraine patients (distinct and severe neurological disorder characterized by patients who have a history of migraine and suffer from headaches on 15 or more days per month with headaches lasting four hours a day or longer)

Treating chronic migraine, qualified medical specialists administer 31 Botox injections into seven specific head and neck sites. Botox, when injected at labeled doses in recommended areas, is expected to produce results lasting up to three months depending on the individual patient.

The FDA has approved Botox to prevent migraines, the FDA's trials of Botox to fight migraines was based on the results of two studies involving 1,384 adults in North America and Europe. Published in 2012 the repor stated t that patients treated with Botox experienced a major decrease in the frequency of headache days, according to the Allergan statement.

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areas treated by botox injectections to cure migraines
The injection process

  • Fine needles are first used for injections
  • 7 key areas will be applied to both your head and neck
  • Depending on the severity of your headaches, up to 31 injections will take place
  • Injections feel like a tiny pinch and you may feel mild discomfort

Q & A about Dermal FillerTreatments

Common areas treated with dermal fillers. Creases and Lines Between the Eyes – Tear Troughs – Cheek Volume – Laugh Lines – Lip Volume – Chin Winkles –

Treatment times vary for each type of dermal filler. They can vary from 10 to 30 minutes. All procedures are done in the office and no anesthesia is required. Pain is typically at a minimum and we take every effort to make you as comfortable as possible during the procedure. As soon as the procedure is completed, you are free to drive home and resume your daily activities unless directed otherwise by the physician. There are possible restrictions on daily activity and we don’t encourage patients exercising the day of the procedure or laying down flat for a few hours after neurotoxin injections. Side effects such as bruising or swelling do not last long in most cases but can occur and can last a few days.

All facial fillers have their own unique advantages, To determine which facial filler is best for you, we consult with you to understanding your aesthetic goals to determine which treatment will help you most in meeting those goals.

No. Results will vary depending on the type of filler and the area to be treated, but results typically last from 8 months to two years.