Category: Bruxism

Is There A Way To Control Your Teeth Grinding Issues?

When you grind your teeth, you can put pressure on your jaw joints and muscles that can lead to recurring issues with pain and stiffness. You can also wear down your dental enamel, which can lead to issues with sensitivity, soreness, and even permanent damage! What can you do to stop yourself from experiencing these… Read more »

Are You In Pain When You Try To Bite And Chew Food?

The quality of your bite can impact your life in multiple ways. Any sort of persistent discomfort is something you would probably prefer to avoid, but issues that interfere with your dental function can feel particularly frustrating. If the pain is serious enough, it may have already led to unwelcome changes in your diet. Our… Read more »

Is Stress Causing You To Grind Your Teeth At Night?

Stress is not the only reason a person may pick up a teeth grinding habit during the night. Existing troubles with the alignment or movement of your jaw can also affect your risk for developing this problem, known as bruxism. With that said, if you are having problems managing stress you may find that you… Read more »

Restoring A Smile Affected By A Teeth Grinding Habit

When you ignore the signs of a teeth grinding habit, you put your smile at risk! A person who regularly grinds their teeth at night can wear down their enamel to the point that changes to their appearance are hard to ignore. This problem, known as bruxism, can make your smile look uneven, create conspicuous… Read more »

Are Your Teeth Worn? Find Out if It’s Bruxism

Your teeth face plenty of dangers every day, such as the oral bacteria that accumulate on them. Fortunately, when healthy, they’re strong enough to withstand most of those dangers and remain strong and healthy against them. However, there are some things you can only protect your teeth from by preventing them occurring at all. For… Read more »

Computer, Cell Phone, Tablet: Threatening Your Smile? 

You always think of your computer, your phone, and your tablet as something that’s good for your smile because it seems that these devices provide you with the ability to contact our Southlake, TX team, they provide you with access to dental information, to our website, and can even help you remember to show up… Read more »

Bruxism And Your Future: Things To Consider!

There are some things you really need to consider if bruxism disorder is an issue that is currently part of your smile’s narrative! Remember, this is the functional concern that develops when you are involuntarily (yet quite consistently) grinding your teeth back and forth or clenching them together. Doesn’t sound like something that you’ll simply… Read more »

Are There Any Real Threats Involved with Teeth-Grinding?

When you first develop bruxism, it might not seem like much of a problem. Part of that may be because you don’t notice that you grind your teeth all the time, especially if you have nighttime bruxism. Another reason may be that the consequences of bruxism often don’t become obvious until serious tooth damage has… Read more »

A Handful Of Times The Mystery Could Be Bruxism

You know something isn’t the way it used to be with your smile. However, you’re having a very hard time figuring out what’s causing your current change. Maybe it’s the way your smile feels. Maybe it’s the way your smile looks. Perhaps someone even made a comment to you about the way your smile sounds… Read more »

So, What’s Bruxism Treatment Actually Doing?

You know that bruxism treatment is doing something because its main purpose is to treat bruxism disorder. You are also aware of the fact that bruxism isn’t a good thing because it means that when you grind and clench (even though you may not be aware of it), this constant motion can cause lots of… Read more »