You may find yourself clenching or grinding your teeth without even realising, whether it be when you are awake or when you are asleep. In mild cases of teeth grinding (or bruxism) you may not require attention, however more serious cases need attention to prevent permanent damage from occurring.
In mild cases of teeth grinding, you may not even realise. It may take a dentist or family member to notice. Some signs and symptoms that you may have bruxism include:
There are some key factors that contribute to the cause of teeth grinding and the severity, these include;
If are unsure about teeth grinding or bruxism, talk to your Maven dentist
Book an appointment to see them as soon as possible if:
Learn more about some possible treatment options with your local Maven Dental practice. We recommend you book an appointment with a dentist to further discuss and provide expert advice on relieving your pain and how you can achieve great oral health.