Sleep Bites with Dr Harry Ball

Best Practice in Managing Bruxism with guest speaker A. Prof Ramesh Balasubramaniam OAM

April 19, 2023 3D Sleep Season 1 Episode 2
Sleep Bites with Dr Harry Ball
Best Practice in Managing Bruxism with guest speaker A. Prof Ramesh Balasubramaniam OAM
Show Notes

Welcome to Sleep Bites Episode Two, where we explore the best practices in managing bruxism. In this episode, we have two eminent experts in the field of dental sleep medicine and bruxism, Dr Harry Ball and Assoc Professor Ramesh Balasubramaniam.

Assoc Professor Balasubramaniam is a distinguished keynote speaker at the 2 Day Oral Appliance Therapy for Snoring, Sleep Apnoea and Bruxism training program in Melbourne and a world-renowned authority on bruxism, TMD, and dental sleep medicine.

Together, they discuss the crucial aspects of managing bruxism in dental practice, including diagnosis, treatment options, and the latest technological advancements. This episode is a must-listen for dental professionals who want to stay on top of their game and provide the best care for their patients with bruxism. Join us as we delve into the fascinating world of bruxism management on Sleep Bites Episode Two.



Dr Harry Ball is a dentist who left his general practice in Melbourne to work at the TMD clinic at the Royal Melbourne Dental Hospital. He started the SleepWise Clinic in 2005, which has treated over 16,000 patients with oral appliances for snoring, sleep apnea, and bruxism.

Dr Ball is passionate about education and has presented seminars for various associations and training programs, including the Australian Dental Association, the Australian Orthodontic Society, and the Australasian Sleep Association.

A. Prof Ramesh Balasubramaniam OAM is an oral medicine specialist with a special interest in Orofacial Pain, Oral Diseases, and Dental Sleep Medicine. He completed his Bachelor of Dental Science from the University of Western Australia and completed specialist training in Oral Medicine, a fellowship in Interdisciplinary Geriatrics, and a certificate in Orofacial Pain at the University of Pennsylvania. 

Dr Balasubramaniam has numerous publications, has contributed to several chapters in various texts, and co-edited the May 2008 Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America on Orofacial Pain and Dysfunction. He is actively involved in teaching and research and has lectured nationally and internationally in the areas of Orofacial Pain, Oral Diseases, and Dental Sleep Medicine.


The team at 3D Sleep has been supporting dentists since 2001 in providing oral appliance therapy for snoring, sleep apnoea and bruxism.

Our team are experts in the field and covers the following three key areas for establishing a successful practice in dental sleep:

  1. Provision of the highest quality, state-of-the-art 3D printed nylon appliances.
  2. Practical and evidence-based training programs with the world’s leading practitioners, including one-on-one mentoring.
  3. A simple and effective method for diagnosing dental patients for sleep-disordered breathing

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