What causes sleep disorders?

Sleep disturbance and disorders can be caused by a number of factors and health concerns. Some of these may include:

  • Lack of regular exercise
  • Poor diet
  • Caffeine
  • Jet lag
  • Shift work
  • Hormones
  • Pain
  • Medical conditions & illness
  • Drugs
  • Medications
  • Genetics
  • Ageing
  • Dental problems.

How do dental problems cause sleep disorders?

Sleep disorders can be the result of dental conditions including;

Assessment and diagnosis of the the role of dental problems in sleep disorders should be undertaken by a specialist dental practitioner.

Sleep disorders and Dental Sleep Medicine

Dental sleep medicine specialists, like those at the TMJ Relief Clinic, specialise in the diagnosis and management of sleep-related disorders caused by dental problems.

What should I do if I think a dental problem is the cause of my sleep disorder?

For a comprehensive assessment of your dental concerns and treatment options, book an assessment with us today.