A 39-year-old member asked:
will the habit of clenching your teeth give you a tmj jaw disorder?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Marshall Dicker answered
45 years experience Dentistry
Clenching: Yes....You can damage the tm joint by chronic clenching if its during the day....Make an real attempt to not do it if at night.....You must get a lower niteguard to help protect your teeth and the joint dont mess with this....It can be serious see your dentist asap.
Answered on Apr 5, 2020
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