• Grinding or clenching your teeth can have negative effects on the health of your teeth and gums. It can contribute to tooth fractures, tooth sensitivity, tooth aches, gum recession, jaw joint pain, neck aches, headaches.
  • Some patients are aware that they clench or grind their teeth during the day, night or both. Some have developed symptoms mentioned above. Others are not ware of these habits. During your dental examination we can tell if you have a history of clenching/grinding.
  • Wearing a Mouth Guard can significantly help reduce any further damage to teeth/gums/joints/muscles.