To stay up-to-date on your oral health, you’ve got to maintain a diligent routine of brushing and flossing. All of the steps you take when you’re awake can help you stave off decay and and damage, however, you may be unaware of harmful behaviors happening while you’re asleep. That’s where conditions like bruxism come into… Read more »
Posts Categorized: Bruxism
Are you grinding and clenching your teeth? You may not even be aware of it. Grinding and clenching, also called bruxing, is often done while you’re sleeping or deeply concentrating. Often it is someone else who brings it to the attention of the bruxer. Grinding and clenching can do serious damage to your teeth including… Read more »
Do you suffer from bruxism? Also known as teeth grinding, this serious dental health issue can put your smile at risk. Without treatment, you can even increase your risk of developing TMJ disorder. To combat this common problem, your dentist in Vista, CA offers potential solutions for patients who grind their teeth.
TMJ disorder can creep into our day-to-day life, affecting our ability to focus on things we really want to focus on. It can lead to severe headaches or even ringing in the ears. The TMJ is the joint that connects the lower jaw to the skull. Your family dentist Dr. Sabet treats patients for TMJ… Read more »
According to the Mayo Clinic, TMJ-related pain most often occurs to women between 20 and 40 but can often strike other age groups. TMJ pain is disruptive to everyday functioning. The temporomandibular joint (TMJ) connects your jawbone to your skull. It controls the up and down and side to side movement of your jaw. When… Read more »