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Bruxism Treatment in Witham & Seven Kings

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The benefits of custom made mouthguards for grinding teeth

  • Comfort: Mouth guards provide a soft cushion between the teeth, which can help relieve pressure and pain caused by grinding.
  • Protection: A mouth guard helps protect your teeth from damage caused by clenching and grinding.
  • Prevention: Wearing a mouth guard can help prevent damage to the enamel of your teeth, as well as the tissues in your mouth.
  • Stress Reduction: Wearing a mouth guard can help reduce stress in your jaw and face by providing an extra layer of protection.
  • Improved Sleep: Wearing a mouth guard while sleeping can help reduce grinding and improve sleep quality. This can help you wake up feeling refreshed and energised.

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Bruxism Symptoms

What is Bruxism?

A condition that sees you clenching and/or grinding your teeth continuously during sleep. The condition is often related to stress and anxiety and many people suffer with sore or tight jaws. It is thought to affect 80% of the population to some degree at some point in their life.

How do mouth guards help with Bruxism?

Mouth guards provide a protective barrier between the upper and lower teeth. This can help reduce grinding, as well as reduce tension in the jaw muscles. Additionally, mouth guards can help cushion the effects of bruxism on the teeth, which can help prevent further damage to tooth enamel and tissues in your mouth. Finally, wearing a mouth guard can help improve your overall sleep quality, which can in turn reduce stress levels and help relieve the symptoms of bruxism.

Overall, wearing a mouth guard is an effective way to help manage bruxism and its associated symptoms.

Bruxism Treatment Summary

A dentist will take a mould of your teeth to create a mouth guard that fits perfectly.
The dentist then trims and adjusts the mouth guard for comfort and fit before giving it back to you.
Lastly, your dentist may recommend wearing the mouth guard while sleeping to help reduce the symptoms of bruxism.

Bruxism Pricing

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Esa P.
19:20 22 Jul 24
Very friendly and lovely people at the surgery. Couldn’t recommend more
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Marc S.
12:50 20 Jun 24
Very nice staf at the reception and the very good doctor, I am satisfied, I recommend
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Flavia G.
22:42 17 Jun 24
Receptionist was very friendly and I was seem on time and she sent Mr email reminders and called me to reminded me of appointments.Dentist was great and explained everything and the different options etc.Overall a great experience.
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Shihab H.
07:53 12 Apr 24
Nice service nurse is very polite 👌
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Saeeda A.
15:58 02 Mar 24
Dr Rishi and his team provide a professional and efficient service. Minimal waiting time for my appointment and the reminder email and call are very handy.
Harminder D.
Harminder D.
21:48 29 Feb 24
Excelent service
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Syed S.
20:01 15 Feb 24
Such a caring and efficient practice; the dentist is all that one would want, his assistant is perfect, the receptionist is always pleasant, and professional. The waiting time is negligible. Keep it up!
Marie-Pierre Z.
Marie-Pierre Z.
20:48 13 Feb 24

Bruxism Frequently Asked Questions

A mouth guard typically lasts at least 12 months depending on how often it is used. It is important to check your mouth guard regularly for wear and tear, as well as any potential damage that could cause discomfort while wearing it.
To ensure your mouth guard lasts longer, you should clean it with cold soapy water after each use. Additionally, you should store the mouth guard in a clean container when not in use.
Yes, anti-snoring devices are generally safe to use and are designed for comfort. However, it is important to follow the instructions provided by your dentist when using any medical device.
It is uncommon to experience any side effects from wearing a mouth guard; however, some people may experience increased salivation or a feeling of gagging due to the presence of the mouth guard. It is important to consult your dentist if you experience any discomfort while wearing a mouth guard.
Your dentist will advise when you should wear the mouth guard; however, it is usually recommended to wear the mouth guard while sleeping in order to reduce grinding and improve overall sleep quality. It is important to follow your dentist’s instructions on how to wear the mouth guard properly.

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Taking the initiative to enhance your smile is often a decision that can positively impact both your appearance and confidence. Embarking on this journey involves a multifaceted approach, beginning with consistent oral hygiene practices such as brushing, flossing, and rinsing with mouthwash. 

Regular dental check-ups play a crucial role in identifying and addressing any underlying issues. If you're considering cosmetic improvements, options like teeth whitening, orthodontic treatments, or dental veneers could be explored with the guidance of a dental professional. 

Remember, a genuine smile radiates not only from a well-cared-for mouth but also from the happiness within. So, let's take action to improve your smile and let your inner confidence shine through.

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