Many people are unware of teeth grinding that usually occurs while they are sleeping.
Grinding you teeth can be very detrimental to you causing jaw joint soreness, muscle pain, teeth wear, fracture of filling or crowns, loosening of teeth or contribute to progression of periodontal disease.
Nightguard is acrylic mouth guard that are durable and custom fit over your upper teeth providing a physical separation between your upper and lower teeth while you sleep. The daily use of nightguard prevents further teeth girding and protect your teeth, jaw joints and muscle of mastication from pain and undesirable wear.
Nightguard is fabricated by taking impression of your mouth, the lab fabricated the appliance and Dr. Hong will adjust and seat the nightguard so it can fit very comfortably in your mouth.