Teeth Grinding Treatment in Edmonton
Bruxism is an oral parafunctional activity which commonly occurs with most people at some point in their lives. The two main characteristics of this condition are grinding the teeth and clenching of the jaw. These actions usually occur during a person’s sleeping hours, but occasionally they occur during the day.
Why should I seek treatment for Bruxism?
- Gum Recession
- Facial Pain
- Wear to your teeth
Though there is no one cure for bruxism, there are a variety of devices and services available from our office to help treat bruxism.
- Mouthguard or splint
- BOTOX® Cosmetic – BOTOX® Cosmetic can be injected into the muscles responsible for clenching and grinding by disabling them enough to prevent grinding, but not enough to disrupt normal functions like speaking and chewing.
Contact us today to help resolve your bruxing habit by calling South Edmonton Prosthodontics Phone Number 780-462-4091.