Bruxism

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What is Bruxism?

What Is Bruxism Bruxism is the dental or medical term used to describe clenching or grinding teeth. Bruxism usually occurs without the patient’s knowledge because it mostly happens during sleep. “Modern Medicine” is not in good agreement as to the causes of Bruxism because the causes and effects can differ widely from patient to patient. And most people never feel any symptoms until they break a tooth or experience TMJ disorders and pain.

By | 2012-02-08T07:58:14+00:00 February 8th, 2012|Holistic Dentistry, Miami Dentistry|0 Comments

Teeth Grinding

miami-dentist-teeth-grindingTeeth grinding is most common among children. However, grinding teeth is also a problem faced by many adults. This habit, referred to as bruxism by medical professionals, involves the grinding and clenching of both the jaws and teeth.

By | 2011-03-02T02:46:12+00:00 March 2nd, 2011|Holistic Dentistry|0 Comments