Teeth clenching/ Bruxism
Bruxism is an unconscious grinding and clenching of the teeth whilst asleep. Some symptoms can be aching jaws upon awakening, headaches and teeth chipping. It affects is about 25% of the adult population. In some patients, it can cause the jaw to have a square-like appearance from overactivity of the muscle used when clenching. We offer a solution at Skin Southeast as Dr Pradnya is a Dental Surgeon who will assess you at Consultation to see the suitability of this treatment. Botox® is injected into the muscles that cause this condition.