Avoid Dental Damage With a Custom Mouthguard

A common methods of treating a TMJ disorder is with a bite guard. It will protect your teeth from the grinding and clenching that often happen during the night. By easing the pressure on your jaw, you allow the area to heal and minimize the symptoms.

Some patients may also benefit from Invisalign, as a misaligned bite can also cause TMJ problems. Our team will review which treatment is ideal for your needs.

If a bite guard is needed, we’ll use digital impressions of your teeth to create one. A custom-made bite guard from our practice is better than one you can buy online or in the store. It offers numerous benefits:

  • Improved Comfort – Your custom bite guard is crafted to your unique specifications. This ensures you receive the best possible oral appliance. Plus, its improved comfort means you are more likely to wear it regularly.
  • Greater Pain Relief  – By wearing your bite guard, you’ll experienced relief from the pressure and pain of teeth grinding and jaw clenching. The bite guard acts as a gentle buffer between your teeth and allows your jaw to heal naturally.
  • Better Protection – Your bite guard will be durable and offer more protection for your teeth. To further improve your smile, your dentist may use restorative treatments to repair any existing damage caused by the disorder.
  • Easy Maintenance – Caring for your custom mouthguard is simple. You don’t have to have any special equipment. Simply brush it gently with mild soap and a soft-bristled toothbrush. Your guard can remain in good condition for years with a consistent care routine.

Call 541-275-5276 for TMJ treatment in Sisters. You can also ​​schedule online.