Botox in Dentistry – What You Need to Know


AGD Member:  $49* 

Student Member: $37.50*

Speaker: Gigi Meinecke

Non-Member:  $70

Credit Hours:  1.5

Subject Code:  780 Esthetics/Cosmetic Dentistry

*AGD Member discount applied at checkout.

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Considering getting trained in Botox® but uncertain how it fits in dental practice? Want to be sure it’s a skill you can use before committing to training? This course will answer those questions as well as review common dental applications for neuromodulators (Botox®) and dispel common myths about how it can be used.

Learning Objectives

  • Describe common peri-oral indications for neuromodulators

  • Identify uses that may be considered outside the scope of dental practice in some states.

  • Summarize the most common side effects of neuromodulators

Gigi Meinecke, DMD, FAGD, has been active in the field of facial injectables since 2004. In 2013, she established “FACES” – Facial Anatomy for Comprehensive Esthetic Seminars, which provides cosmetic and therapeutic injectable training to medical and dental professionals with a core focus on comprehensive facial anatomy. Meinecke is a past president of the Maryland Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) and currently serves on the Maryland State Dental Association’s Legislative and Government Affairs Council. Nationally, she is a spokesperson for AGD and serves as vice chair of the American Dental Association Council on Communications. She is a fellow of the International College of Dentists and the American College of Dentists. She serves on the Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine’s alumni board and maintains a private practice in Potomac, Maryland.

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Time and Period of Availability for Internet Based Courses

Until review/expiration

Original Release Date

October 30, 2018

Expiration Date

October 29, 2021