Night Guards For Treating TMJ

Have you ever noticed a clicking sound in your jaw when chewing or yawning? Perhaps you’ve had a headache around your temples? Or maybe you’ve noticed jaw pain while chewing? These symptoms may be associated with temporomandibular joint dysfunction or TMJ. At Dentistry by Dr. Kaplansky, we treat patients around Lockport, Terry’s Corners, Wrights Corners, […]

What Is a Night Guard? And Why Did We Recommend It?

When you wake up, do you notice pain in your jaw, head, neck, or shoulders? Have you recently developed tooth sensitivity or pain? Does it hurt to open and close your jaw?  These are all symptoms of bruxism, the medical term for teeth grinding or clenching. Fortunately, treating teeth grinding in Gasport may be easier […]

3 Signs That Might Mean You Need a Night Guard

It’s tough to start your day with a headache! You can’t really focus or be productive, and you find that you’re experiencing headaches more frequently. Did you know that your teeth could be causing your discomfort? It’s true! A night guard may be a helpful solution for you. Here are some other signs that you […]