Splint / Guard

Teeth grinding is clinically referred to as bruxism. It is the act of consciously or unconsciously clenching your teeth either during the day or while you sleep.It affects both the teeth and all of the structure near it, including the head and cause problems like jaw pain,headaches, broken/worn/fracture teeth or generalised sensitvity.

It is very important for adults to consult a dentist so that their teeth grinding habit is addressed generally by making a SPLINT / GUARD to protect the teeth before any further problems develop.