We can help you prevent the wear and tear on your teeth
So, TMJ and tooth crowning is a problem we see almost I don’t want to say daily but daily here in the office. Underlying symptoms is what you typically try to I don’t want to say focus on but if it’s stress-related or whatever the trigger might be, trying to get people to address that. But on top of that, repetitive grinding causes wear of your teeth, which affects your body, which affects your TMJ, so it has long term issues. Nightguards are obviously always a possibility, helps sometimes with, as far as Botox, trying to relax the muscles in your face but doing anything we can to help relieve the symptoms and the issues around the TMJ and grinding.