Catonsville Dental Care

Treatment For People Who Grind Their Teeth

Bruxism, more commonly referred to as teeth grinding, is not harmful when it occurs occasionally. However, grinding your teeth on a regular basis can damage your teeth and lead to other oral health problems. But because most people grind their teeth at night, many are completely unaware they of they do it.

Signs and Symptoms of Teeth Grinding

If you suspect you may be grinding your teeth, schedule an appointment with your dentist at your earliest convenience.

Common Causes of Teeth Grinding

Complication of Teeth Grinding

Chronic teeth grinding can result in several health problems, including:

Treatment for Teeth Grinding: Custom Night Guards

Leikin & Baylin Dental Care of Catonsville offers custom-fitted night guards, the most widely used treatment for bruxism. This device slips over the teeth, preventing contact with the opposing teeth, relieving the pressures of grinding and clenching.

If you have any questions about Teeth Grinding, Bruxism, or Night Guards, or wish to schedule an appointment, please contact Leikin & Baylin Dental Care of Catonsville, Maryland by calling 410-747-1115 or visit

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Dental Health and Teeth Grinding (Bruxism)