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A 31-year-old member asked:

My tooth was aching when i woke up but after about 10 minutes of being awake my tooth seemed fine. what could it have been?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
Dentistry 40 years experience
Grinding: You might be grinding your teeth in your sleep.
Dr. Joel Doyon
Cosmetic Dentistry 36 years experience
Call dentist: You could be grinding your teeth while sleeping. Call your dentist for an evaluation to determine what's going on.

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Last updated Aug 11, 2013

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