If you have been told you clench your teeth at night, then it’s time to talk to your dentist about bruxism. Here at New Lenox Dental Group in New Lenox, Illinois, we are trained to treat bruxism and are happy to help you learn more about this condition, so you can get the help and sleep you need for your life.
Bruxism is a condition that causes you to clench your jaw or grind your teeth as you sleep. This condition is common and can cause serious harm to your teeth over time. There are numerous causes of bruxism such as stress, anxiety, sleep disorders, abnormal bites, or even missing teeth.
One important thing about bruxism is it can be treated. Dr. Caesar Ciaglia is trained to recognize if you have bruxism and how to treat it properly for your unique situation. Depending on your own unique trigger for bruxism could depend on which treatment option is best for you.
If you have questions about your smile or think you might have bruxism, please call us today at 815-485-2345. Our caring and professional team can set up an appointment, so you can get the help you need with the rest you need.