Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, the dental professional should be able to:

  • Assess the oral cavity for signs of bruxism and identify effects on the hard and soft tissues.
  • Determine and evaluate signs and symptoms of bruxism through interviewing the patient and visual assessment.
  • Discuss the various treatment options available for treating bruxism.
  • Educate patients on grinding habits and treatment to help prevent and/or stabilize the oral cavity.