Title: 0787 - Could Dentist Do Botox & Dermal Fillers in Their Practice


Samira Osailan (Presenter)
King Abdulaziz University


Objectives: To assess and evaluate the opinion of dentists in Saudi Arabia regarding the use of Botox & Dermal fillers indentistry

Methods: Methods: This descriptive cross-sectional study was conducted in Saudi Arabia in 2017. A self-administered questionnaire was distributed randomly to dentists. The respondent will answer 3 main parts: 1- Demographic data and education level 2- Opinion of the respondent of who should practice BTX and DFs injections and what is the most acceptable type of training in this field. 3- The respondent experience regarding these procedures. A total of 200 responses were gathered after exclusion.

Results: Results: Among participants, 57% were working in governmental practice and 43% in private. The dentists who support dentists using Botox and Dermal Fillers were 71%.

Conclusions: Conclusion: It can be concluded that dentists can use Botox and dermal fillers only if they are trained

Disclosure Statement:
The submitter must disclose the names of the organizations with which any author have a relationship, the nature of the relationship, and the clinical or research area involved. The following is submitted: NONE