Bruxism, commonly known as teeth grinding, generally occurs unconsciously while sleeping but stress can also be a factor.  Most people are unaware that it can also be caused by a sleeping disorder. Grinding one’s teeth can cause serious tooth and jaw problems. Many treatments are available to treat teeth grinding. Dr. Philipp’s choice of treatment will depend upon the cause of your grinding.  A simple mouthguard can be fitted by the dentist which offers protection while you sleep. Call Dr. Philipp’s office today for a simple solution.