Many people suffer from nighttime teeth clenching and grinding, or bruxism. Most people who clench and grind their teeth at night are unaware of this destructive habit. Bruxism can lead to cracked teeth and can worsen certain conditions like gum disease. At Musselman Dentistry, the wear patterns on your teeth will be evaluated for signs of bruxism, and a custom night guard may be recommended.
Mouthguards are essential for any athlete. They protect your teeth and gums from injury. They also help lessen or prevent the severity of injuries associated with concussions caused by hits or blows to the jaws.
At Musselman Dentistry, we create custom fit mouthguards to ensure a protective, comfortable fit.
Regularly cleaning your night guard or mouthguard is important to good health. For cleaning and care: