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A study at Antalya Akdeniz Research & Development University has found that stress and anxiety experienced during quarantine periods cause a significant increase in decontamination during the day and gnashing of teeth at night, and people aged 35-55 are most affected by this condition. Stating that grinding teeth causes pain in the body, especially in the face area, Turkey Medicals member and university medical hospital Expert dentist stated that botox has given quite successful results in this regard. Here are some things to wonder about bruxism, namely teeth grinding and masseter botox.

Caring for a child at home without the support of elderly parents, financial difficulties, anxiety for elderly parents, and stress that the middle-aged generation usually experiences due to working from home, can be listed as several reasons for jaw and teeth tightening.

Bruxism is clenching or grinding teeth during sleep with showing signs; over time the click sound from the jaw joint to open my jaw, eating and chewing difficulty experienced in addition to insomnia due to an extreme in person within days of the head, neck and back pain betrays himself with.


Botox doctor in Turkey injections in the masseter muscles and the muscles without stress, without damage to problems with chewing, chewing excessive force is eliminated and providing muscle relaxation.

Botox partially blocks the nerves in the muscle tissue, preventing muscle contraction and preventing the signal needed to contract the muscle from reaching the muscle. Botox was approved for the use of Botox in the field of muscle contraction.

Thus, it provides an effect muscle preventing the muscles from working too much.


Antalya expert dentist, “the cheek on the bottom of the chewing muscles (masseter muscle) made from specific points, Botox injection, eliminating excessive stress and the chewing forces in the muscle at night, teeth grinding, teeth clenching avoids the problem.

The application is made in as little as 15-20 minutes.

The duration of botox continues for an average of 4-6 months, but repeat doses can be done after 6 months for patients who continue to complain,” masseter said that botox can help with teeth tightening treatment.

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President of Organ Transplant Center at MedicalPark Hospital Antalya

Turkey's world-renowned organ transplant specialist. Dr. Demirbaş has 104 international publications and 102 national publications.

Physician's Resume:

Born on August 7, 1963 in Çorum, Prof. Dr. Alper Demirbaş has been continuing his work as the President of MedicalPark Antalya Hospital Organ Transplantation Center since 2008.

Prof. who performed the first tissue incompatible kidney transplant in Turkey, the first blood type incompatible kidney transplant, the first kidney-pancreas transplant program and the first cadaveric donor and live donor liver transplant in Antalya. Dr. As of August 2016, Alper Demirbaş has performed 4900 kidney transplants, 500 liver transplants and 95 pancreas transplants.

In addition to being the chairman of 6 national congresses, he has also been an invited speaker at 12 international and 65 national scientific congresses. Dr. Alper Demirbaş was married and the father of 1 girl and 1 boy.


Eczacibasi Medical Award of 2002, Akdeniz University Service Award of 2005, Izder Medical Man of the Year Award of 2006, BÖHAK Medical Man of the Year Award of 2007, Sabah Mediterranean Newspaper Scientist of the Year Award of 2007, ANTIKAD Scientist of the Year Award of 2009, Social Ethics Association Award of 2010, Işık University Medical Man of the Year Award of 2015, VTV Antalya's Brand Value Award of 2015.


Doctor of Medicine Degree Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine Ankara, General Surgeon Ministry of Health Turkey EKFMG (0-477-343-8), University of Miami School of Medicine Member of Multiple Organ Transplant, ASTS Multiorgan Transplant Scholarship. Lecturer at Kyoto University. Lecturer at University of Essen, Research assistant at the University of Cambridge .

Professional Members:

American Society of Transplant Surgeons, American Transplantation Society Nominated, Middle East and Southern Africa Council Transplantation Society 2007, International Liver Transplantation Association, Turkish Transplantation Association, Turkish Society of Surgery, Turkish Hepatobiliary Surgery Association.


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