Teeth grinding (bruxism) is a fairly common problem that affects many people. You may not even be aware that you grind and clench your teeth. But if you regularly wake up with pain in your head, jaw, neck or shoulders, you may be feeling the effects of teeth grinding.
The answer to your problem may be as simple as a custom night guard created for you by Dr. Goel. The guard is worn at night and can effectively reduce or eliminate the painful symptoms of teeth grinding that can have such a dramatic impact on your life.
There are many reasons that people grind their teeth, but most commonly it is caused by stress or a misaligned dental bite. Dr. Goel will examine your teeth to try to pinpoint the conditions that may lead to teeth grinding. A custom night guard has helped many of our patients, and it may be the solution for you as well.
The first step is to make an appointment so that we can work to find the reason you grind and clench your teeth. We will take all the time necessary to pursue appropriate solutions until we find the one that is most effective for you.