How to prevent teeth grinding?

Do you wake from sleep at night or experience sore jaws or teeth? It could happen because you were grinding your teeth while sleeping. In medical terms grinding of the teeth is referred as, bruxism. This problem of clenching jaws or grinding teeth can occur at any age. While teeth grinding takes place unconsciously while you're fast asleep, but sometimes it also happens when you're awake going about your daily routine. How do I know I grind my teeth and is there a solution?

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Sergio Palmero
What Can Rubber Bands Do For My Bite?

My orthodontist told me I must wear rubber bands, but why? Braces are not only meant to straighten your teeth, but also perfect your bite. Malocclusion occurs when your teeth do not perfectly align. This can lead you to have a bad bite.

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Sergio Palmero
NIGHT GUARDS!

There are multiple ways to treat Bruxism. One of the most common ways to treat the condition is by the use of a night guard. Almost like a mouth guard used in sports, night guards are meant to protect your teeth from damage or potential trauma.

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Sergio Palmero
5 Must ask questions about Invisalign

Considering Invisalign to align and straighten your teeth? Well as Invisalign becomes more and more popular so do the number of questions from patients who are interested in orthodontic treatment. We've put a brief compilation of the most important questions to ask us, your orthodontist, about Invisalign.

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Sergio Palmero
WHO WANTS A SNEAK PEAK?!

Here is a sneak peak of our new white plains location. We are so excited to share with everyone all the hard work we have put in to give you all a top of the line facility. Feel free to check out the pictures and leave comments on your favorite part of the new office!

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Sergio Palmero
WHITE PLAINS IS MOVING!

Change can sometimes be a bit scary but not in this case. Our white plains location is moving but nearby, just a few blocks away from our old home. We are sure you are as excited as we are to experience the new, modern and spacious office we have waiting for you.

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Sergio Palmero
Do braces hurt?

If you are about to get braces, you are probably curious about what they feel like, and possibly worried that braces hurt. If those questions are on your mind, good for you. Knowing what you are getting into makes the process a lot easier. We hope this blog clip answers your questions and help you feel as comfortable as possible on your first day with braces.

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