If left untreated, Grinding your teeth can lead to worn or broken teeth as well as increased sensitivity. Preventative measures are usually best and this is what Square Mile Dental Centre would always recommend. Our expert clinicians can provide you with long-lasting night guards and splints to protect your teeth, which also help to reduce jaw pain and other unwanted side effects. We will produce a durable and comfortable night guard or splint which is well-fitted to your teeth and inhibits teeth grinding and jaw pain, without disrupting your sleep.
Some of our options include:
- The NTi night guard which relieves muscle tension and keeps the teeth apart with minimal disruption and the soft
- The tailor-made Michigan type night guard.
If the integrity of your teeth has been damaged due to grinding, we have a range of options to help restore the strength and evenness of your smile, as well as preventing further damage. Treatments that may alleviate any undesirable effects from grinding your teeth include:
- Composite bonding
- Dental implants
- Composite fillings
Regardless of the cause, if you are grinding your teeth it is important to see a dentist as soon as possible to limit potential future side effects and treat any already existing concerns.