Teeth grinding is more of a perpetual habit where an individual tends to grind their teeth a lot. However, teeth grinding does lead to teeth issues because your teeth tend to erode with all of that grinding. Sometimes, it is a reflex action. Symptoms of Teeth Grinding including constantly gritting or grinding your teeth together, especially the molars with a screeching sound that follows.
HOW IS TEETH GRINDING DIAGNOSED?
Diagnosis for teeth grinding requires analysis by a dentist who would check your teeth for erosion and other related signs.
HOW IS TEETH GRINDING TREATED?
Splints and mouthguards.
DID YOU KNOW?
Severe bruxism may lead to:
Damage to your teeth, restorations, crowns or jaw
Disorders that occur in the temporomandibular joints (TMJs), located just in front of your ears, which may sound like clicking when you open and close your mouth