Risk of nodules associated with fillers, dental work

April 14, 2014
Kevin Henry
Issue 4

Should dermatologists talk with their patients about dental work history? Michael Persky, MD, recently posed this question at the Vegas Cosmetic Surgery and Aesthetic Dermatology meeting. He referenced two patients who presented with nodules following hyaluronic acid filler injections.

Should dermatologists talk with their patients about dental work history? Michael Persky, MD, recently posed this question at the Vegas Cosmetic Surgery and Aesthetic Dermatology meeting. He referenced two patients who presented with nodules following hyaluronic acid filler injections.

This discussion was yet another example of the growing collaboration between medical and dental practitioners, and the realization that that the two sides should be working more closely together for the betterment of their patients.

Partnering with our sister publication, Dermatology Times, you can listen to the expert panel discuss this issue in an exclusive roundtable video.

Click here to watch the video and see more thoughts on the subject from the dermatologist’s point of view.