What is Teeth Grinding and How Do I Stop?

What is Teeth Grinding and How Do I Stop?

Teeth grinding (which dentists call bruxism) is the process of clenching or grinding teeth together, it is common in children and adults. People can experience teeth grinding at night or during the day. Grinding teeth in sleep can be more difficult to detect or treat,...
What is Malocclusion and How Do You Fix It?

What is Malocclusion and How Do You Fix It?

A malocclusion is simply a word that dentists use to describe a bad bite – essentially meaning you have crooked teeth. The term comes from the Latin words ‘malus’ (meaning ‘bad’) and ‘occlus’ (which translates to ‘shut up’). There are several types of...