Pandemic causing a spike in Chipped teeth and cracked tooth due to Bruxism.

Signs of Bruxism

Teeth grinding has attributed to a variety of factors, with tension being one of the most prominent.  Misaligned teeth and jaws, as well as sleep apnea, are other causes. Teeth grinding will lead to severe long term problems, Such as:

Sleep disorders

Headaches

Jaw pain

Broken Chipped teeth

TMJ disorder

Change of appearancee of your face

According to an ADA survey " found more than 70% of dentist report an increase of patients with teeth grinding and clenching problems- conditions of ten associated with stress".

If you experiencing any of these symptons, please call our office or email to make an appointment.

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Dr. John M. Garcia D.D.S

 

 

Author
Dr. John M. Garcia D.D.S. Dr. Garcia graduated from Georgetown University Dental School in Washington, DC in 1988. While there, he earned honors from the Department of Fixed Prosthodontics. He then studied at the highly acclaimed Dawson Center for Advanced Dental Studies. While there, he learned more highly detailed techniques for the whole masticatory system. Dr. Garcia also trained in the Dawson Philosophy of Occlusion and the Concept of Complete Dentistry, both of which he now follows. Dr. Garcia has been in private practice as a dentist since 1990, and he strives to keep up with the latest advances in the dental field so he can offer the most effective and advanced care to his patients. Dr. Garcia specializes in helping patients improve their smile through skilled dental care and the latest technological advances in the world of dentistry.

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