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Prevent the Effects of Bruxism With a Night Guard

A habit of grinding your teeth at night could cause you to experience a variety of tooth problems since teeth grinding causes pressure and friction. Causes of teeth grinding, also known as bruxism, can vary from stress, anxiety, and depression medication to sleep apnea, smoking, or caffeine consumption. At Shawnee Village Dental, Dr. Mark Jensen offers the option of custom... read more »

Save your teeth from bruxism

If you chronically grind your teeth while sleeping - a condition known as bruxism - or during other times of the day, you're at risk for some serious tooth health issues. Grinding teeth constantly can cause jaw issues, misaligned bites, and wear down your teeth to the point where they're no longer effective at doing their job - helping you... read more »