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Can there be ways to help prevent bruxism?

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Dr. Kenneth Grossman
Dentistry - Endodontics
3 doctors agree

In brief: Complex reasons

There are many reasons for bruxism. Poor occlusion, airway obstructions, sleep apnea, tmj, anxiety and nervous disorders etc.
To solve bruxism, the etiology must be determined. Please get treated by a knowledgable professional.

In brief: Complex reasons

There are many reasons for bruxism. Poor occlusion, airway obstructions, sleep apnea, tmj, anxiety and nervous disorders etc.
To solve bruxism, the etiology must be determined. Please get treated by a knowledgable professional.
Dr. Kenneth Grossman
Dr. Kenneth Grossman
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Dr. Tarek Hamid
Dentistry
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Find the cause

There are many causes of brauxism , like TMJ problems , misaligned bite, crowding of teeth, and other causes like stress might also add to the problem. Examination by your dental professional well determine which one of these causes is the reason for your brauxism , and be able to treat it.

In brief: Find the cause

There are many causes of brauxism , like TMJ problems , misaligned bite, crowding of teeth, and other causes like stress might also add to the problem. Examination by your dental professional well determine which one of these causes is the reason for your brauxism , and be able to treat it.
Dr. Tarek Hamid
Dr. Tarek Hamid
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1 doctor agrees

In brief: Common problem

Tooth grinding or clenching is a common problem and often the simplest treatment is to have an appliance fabricated to wear to sleep that will prevent the grinding.

In brief: Common problem

Tooth grinding or clenching is a common problem and often the simplest treatment is to have an appliance fabricated to wear to sleep that will prevent the grinding.
Dr. Edward Zuckerberg
Dr. Edward Zuckerberg
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