pain in jaw bruxism

“Do you grind your teeth?” I asked my patient. She looked surprised and said, “Not that I know of!” At Ultimate Smile Design, this is a common exchange with our patients during preventive dental checkups. We often see evidence of teeth clenching and grinding, or bruxism, while our patients don’t even realize they are doing…

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stop grinding teeth

Teeth grinding can become a major problem when it comes to your oral health. It causes damage to the teeth that is often irreversible. There are several reasons that a person grinds their teeth. Some are easily rectified, while others may not be so easy to control. Stress Can Cause Teeth Grinding Stress causes muscles…

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