Causes of Tooth Grinding:
Are you unsure if you suffer from bruxism? Have you been told that you do, but aren?t quite convinced? Does this list resonate with you?
Symptoms of Tooth Grinding:
-Facial or Ear Pain
-Fractures of Teeth
-Loose or Loss of Teeth
-Inflammation or Recession of Gums
In most patients, bruxism is mild to moderate. Regardless, it can be painful and frustrating. By combining occlusal management (use of guards/splints) with behavioral management (stress/lifestyle), you can find relief.
Treatment for Tooth Grinding:
-Regular Dental Visits
-Lower Caffeine Intake
At your next visit, let us know if you are suffering from the effects of teeth grinding. We will create a treatment plan for you that will not only give you relief, but also prevent further damage to your teeth and jaw.