A Night Guard a device used to prevent teeth grinding. Night Guards are designed to prevent wear and tear on the teeth, from the constant, subconscious grinding that takes place at night while you are asleep.
TMJ disorders are commonly treated with a night guard. Worn at night, this dental appliance positions the jaw in a way that reduces stress on the muscles of the face and neck and protects the enamel surface of the teeth when TMJ disorders include clenching and grinding of the teeth.
If you answer “yes” to any of the following, a night guard might be the best treatment option for you, if you suffer from TMJ Disorders:
Night Guards are custom made specifically for you, using an impression of your top and bottom teeth. We will send these impressions to our dental lab where it is created to fit snugly over your top teeth while you sleep and reposition your lower jaw into a comfortable position.
We know a good night’s sleep is important for your overall health and wellness which is why we offer NW Calgary Night Guards to help you eliminate your teeth grinding.
We also offer extended hours on Tuesday & Wednesdays for your family’s convenience.