Posts Categorized: Teeth Grinding

What Grinding Your Teeth Really Does To Your Smile

Typically, the biggest threats to your smile – tooth decay, infection, and more – are often caused by harmful oral bacteria that have not been properly managed and can result in tooth loss. For a number of other people, however, the more concerning of situations involves what occurs when they unconsciously grind their teeth, often… Read more »

Your Headache May Be Coming from Your Jaw

Chronic, unexplained pain can be incredibly frustrating and demoralizing. Not being able to determine the source of your pain can have a maddening effect, and it may lead to you just learning to live with the pain. Sometimes, the source of your pain isn’t even the place where you’re experiencing pain. If you wake up… Read more »

When to Start Worrying About Teeth-Grinding

Most people don’t worry much if they grind their teeth every once in a while. For the most part, they have no reason to worry, unless their habit of grinding their teeth together occurs consistently. Unlike occasional teeth-grinding, chronic teeth-grinding (often a symptom of bruxism) can become the source of several different problems with your… Read more »

What Bruxism Does To Your Smile

Suffering from dental related issues such as teeth grinding, chipping or cracking a tooth, and more can not only affect your day-to-day routine but may even become so severe you may result in needing a dental crown to protect your smile from further damage. Believe it or not, many of these circumstances can be caused… Read more »

The Kinds of Problems Bruxism Can Cause

There are many reasons why people might not consider their bruxism a problem at first. For example, grinding your teeth together isn’t exactly an unnatural thing, and most people do it occasionally. Also, the consistent grinding of your teeth that’s associated with bruxism may not cause significant problems with your tooth structure at first. However,… Read more »

Things to Consider if You Grind Your Teeth a Lot

Bruxism, or constant teeth-grinding, is the kind of problem that you can know you have, and yet not realize it’s a problem. After all, most people grind their teeth occasionally, often as a nervous habit or a reaction to stress or anxiety. However, having bruxism means more than just grinding your teeth once in a… Read more »

Could You Have Bruxism? Here’s What You Should Know

If you catch yourself grinding your teeth often, then you might worry that you have bruxism. The act of grinding your teeth itself doesn’t necessarily mean that you do; however, doing so constantly means your risks may be higher than usual. At our Conroe, TX, dental office, we can help you determine if you have… Read more »

Bruxism: Basics, Blunders, And Bettering Your Smile

Have you heard of bruxism disorder? Are you starting to have a sneaking suspicion that this is the issue that might be playing a role in your life and your current not-so-fantastic oral health? If so, our Conroe, TX team thinks you could probably use a quick review of what bruxism really is, why it… Read more »

Why Worry About Bruxism At All?

Don’t lots of people grit and grind their teeth when they stress, you ask yourself? Is it really that big of a deal if you’re someone who clenches your teeth or grinds them? After all, you eat every day and you talk and your teeth are already taking quite a beating, in a sense, so… Read more »

Teeth Grinding: Where’s This Coming From?

Do you grind your teeth in a chronic manner? As in, you don’t occasionally do it on purpose but this is something that’s happening on a consistent basis? If so, recognize that this is called bruxism disorder and requires treatment. Already completely aware and receiving treatment but you’re just not sure about why this is… Read more »