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Could Bruxism Be the Cause of Your Headaches?

2019-01-10T11:37:11-06:00

Drifting off to sleep can be hard when you have tomorrow’s to-do list running through your head. We’ve all been there, but for many people, it’s a nightly occurrence. When stress, worry, and anxiety from the day spill over into your sleep cycle, teeth grinding and clenching (or the clinical term, bruxism) can contribute to headache pain or even migraines. If you have symptoms of teeth grinding or clenching, and are looking for relief, our Denver, CO, practice can help. At Metropolitan Dental Care, we offer night guards and other dental appliances that protect the strength of your teeth, support a [...]

Could Bruxism Be the Cause of Your Headaches?2019-01-10T11:37:11-06:00

Dangers of Grinding Your Teeth

2018-12-14T06:32:36-06:00

Do you wake up with headaches, earaches, or severe jaw pain? You could be grinding your teeth in your sleep. This condition, called bruxism, can be caused by several different factors, including stress, orthodontic misalignment, medical conditions, and TMJ issues. Today, our team at Metropolitan Dental Care explores the dangers of grinding your teeth and discusses treatment options to address the problem. How Can I Know if I’m Grinding My Teeth? The majority of individuals who grind their teeth do so in their sleep, but sometimes this can occur during the day as well. No matter when the teeth grinding occurs, [...]

Dangers of Grinding Your Teeth2018-12-14T06:32:36-06:00

TMJ Disorder and Teeth Grinding in Denver: How Are These Conditions Related?

2018-08-02T07:37:03-06:00

Are you seeking solutions for teeth grinding in Denver? Did you know that bruxism and TMJ disorder share several of the same symptoms? These two conditions can exist separately or in conjunction with one another. Therefore, it is important to understand the differences between the two so you can receive proper care and treatment. Today, our team at Metropolitan Dental Care will explore the similarities and differences between these two issues and discuss treatment options for both. About Bruxism Bruxism is a condition characterized by teeth grinding or clenching. While most patients brux subconsciously while sleeping, some find they involuntarily [...]

TMJ Disorder and Teeth Grinding in Denver: How Are These Conditions Related?2018-08-02T07:37:03-06:00

Are You in Need of a Full Mouth Restoration?

2017-11-03T15:23:41-06:00

When you examine yourself in the mirror, what do you see smiling back at you? Do you notice missing, uneven, broken, or severely damaged teeth? If any imperfections are preventing you from fully displaying your smile, it may be time to consider a full mouth restoration. By combining several restorative and cosmetic procedures into one treatment plan, you can address multiple issues at once. While some treatments can be completed in one office visit, others will be spread out over several months. These treatments will work together to create a healthier, more attractive smile that will give you the confidence you [...]

Are You in Need of a Full Mouth Restoration?2017-11-03T15:23:41-06:00