Do You Grind Your Teeth While You Sleep?

Do You Grind Your Teeth While You Sleep? A lot of people clench or grind their teeth, especially as they sleep. It’s called bruxism and can lead to jaw pain and tooth damage. If this sounds like you or someone close to you, talk to us about it at David Rice DDS in Elgin IL.

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How Come I Have TMJ Disorder?

The pain from TMJ disorder can be excruciating and make life difficult. We offer effective treatment at David Rice DDS in Elgin. Patients often wonder why they have the condition. Unfortunately, the reasons can be hard to pin down. There is no single cause for TMJ disorder, which is pain in the temporomandibular joint. Arthritis

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Treatment For Stress-Induced Jaw Pain

Everyday stress can cause some people to clench their jaw or grind their teeth. That can lead to other, serious problems. If this sounds at all like you, ask us about it at David Rice DDS in Elgin. Teeth grinding and jaw clenching can cause or complicate a painful condition called TMD or Temporomandibular Joint

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Aching Jaw? TMD in Elgin

Jaw pain may be the result of a number of issues. At David Rice DDS in Elgin, we can find out what’s going on. Jaw pain may be caused by sinusitis, the inflammation of the tissues that line your sinuses. When these tissues are inflamed, the sinuses exert pressure on surrounding areas. If the inflamed

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Elgin TMJ Treatment

Are you one of the many Elgin TMJ sufferers? If you are affected by Temporomandibular joint or TMJ disorder, you know how the pain and discomfort can influence your life. David A. Rice, DDS TMJ treatment in the St Charles IL area has helped countless Elgin TMJ patients manage their TMJ disorder. The Temporomandibular or

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Treating Bite Problems in Elgin

Malocclusions (bite problems) include overbites, underbites and crossbites. Jaw alignment disorders restrict proper chewing, talking, and swallowing. They can also cause teeth to shift around in the mouth. Elgin dentistry patients with bite problems are at a greater risk for tooth decay and periodontal disease because bite misalignment often makes it difficult to maintain proper

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Aching Jaw In South Elgin?

Hi. I’m Dr. David Rice, and today in this South Elgin dentist blog, I want to look at some of the conditions that may result in jaw pain. Jaw pain may be caused by sinusitis. Sinusitis is the inflammation of the tissues that line your sinuses, and when these tissues are inflamed, the sinuses exert

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Memberships & Associations

Dr. David Rice, DDS, KOIS Center Clinical Instructor membership page The American Academy of Restorative Dentistry membership logo for Dr. Rice, DDS Elgin dentist Dr. David Rice is a member of the American Dental Association Illinois State Dental Society membership badge for Dr. David Rice, DDS


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