Tooth grinding, in other words, weakening the enamel layer by rubbing one’s teeth together, this disease that most people do without realizing it and seen in the mouth may seem very simple, but it causes serious problems.
This situation, which occurs especially in a state of sleep, is directly related to the impact of the difficult conditions of life on people. In addition, misalignment of the tooth structure also causes teeth grinding.
Tooth grinding must be treated. Appliances are the most effective materials used for this treatment in teeth and jaw joint. However, these appliances alone may not be sufficient for this treatment.
Depending on the extent of the disease, the treatment can also become more effective with stress therapy, muscle relaxant medication, renewal of fillings and coatings that need to be renewed,completion of missing teeth, and botox procedures applied to the jaw muscles recently.
Problems caused by teeth grinding; habituation, sensitivity in teeth, recession of gums, shaking of teeth, irritation of cheeks and surrounding tissues, pain in muscles and jaw joint and headache as extension.