Stress can manifest in various oral health conditions. One of them is bruxism or non-functional teeth grinding. If you are a bruxer, you may not even know since only some people grind their teeth during a day and the majority of bruxers grind teeth while sleeping. The typical signs and symptoms of bruxism are:
Over a long period of time, bruxism can cause a lot of irreparable damage. Depending on the patient, an oral appliance called bite guard or night guard may help.
Talk to your Guelph family dentist Dr. Foksa to find out if you grind your teeth and if you need an oral appliance to protect your teeth.
Imagine one practice that can take of all your family - whether you are an infant, adult, or a senior, we offer dental services for patients of all ages.
When the overall integrity of the teeth has been compromised, it is often necessary to turn to restorative procedures like dental crowns and bridge
Give us a call at (519) 821-7640 and we will be glad to answer to all your concerns regarding dental problems!