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Bruxism (Teeth Grinding)

Bruxism is the unconscious grinding or clenching of teeth that most often occurs at night and is also associated with episodes of jaw locking.


Symptoms

  • Wear and abrasion of teeth
  • Headaches
  • Pain in the mouth area
  • Pain in the jaw and temporomandibular joint (TMJ) upon waking

Causes


Not much is known yet about this condition, but anxiety seems to be a trigger that can aggravate bruxism.



Do you think you suffer from bruxism? Consult us. Our experienced team will make a diagnosis and give you the right advice that applies to your situation.