Category: Bruxism

I’ve Been Diagnosed with Bruxism. Now What?

Bruxism isn’t a word you just happen across, but you may hear it if you have been dealing with a sore jaw, morning headaches, aching teeth and perhaps weakened or cracked tooth structures in Silver City, NM. Many people with bruxism do not even know they have it. It generally occurs at night, when the… Read more »

Lighten Up: 3 Ways Toward A Pretty, Stress-Free Grin

When you think about the beautiful grin you want to have, what comes to mind? If you envision a white smile that sparkles and that’s filled with healthy teeth free of cracks, chips, and more, then we have to agree with you: That’s a lovely sight to behold! Now, as far as what it takes… Read more »

Addressing Bruxism Will Protect Your Smile

Do you find yourself clenching your jaw in moments of anger or stress? This is a familiar physical response to these feelings, and when it is done infrequently, you may not have much to worry about when it comes to the health of your smile. However, there are people who habitually grind their teeth –… Read more »

A Bruxism Treatment Quiz: Testing How Much You Know!

How much would you say you already have memorized when it comes to bruxism disorder treatment? Is this still quite new to you, so you’re not really certain about all of the details just yet (but you would certainly like to protect your teeth)? Rely on our quiz for a glimpse into your current knowledge… Read more »

How Do I Know if I’m Grinding My Teeth Too Much?

If you grind your teeth occasionally, like most people do, then the act itself probably isn’t a threat to your oral health. If you grind your teeth too much, however, then it may be one of the greatest threats to your healthy tooth structure, your bite balance, and the integrity of your smile. So, how… Read more »