Are dental implants suitable for individuals with bruxism (teeth grinding) or clenching?

Are dental implants suitable for individuals with bruxism (teeth grinding) or clenching?

Dental implants can be suitable for individuals with bruxism (teeth grinding) or clenching; however, managing bruxism is important to ensure the longevity of the implants. Your dentist may recommend wearing a nightguard or splint to protect your implants and natural teeth from the excessive forces exerted during grinding or clenching. Addressing the underlying bruxism condition…