If you wake up in the morning and find that you have a headache, your jaw is sore, your teeth are sensitive or loose; you have likely been busy grinding or clenching your teeth while you slept. You may have also noticed that your teeth are shorter than they used to be. These common symptoms are signs that you may need a Night Guard. A night guard is a custom-made plastic barrier that is worn while you are sleeping to protect teeth from the damaging effects from grinding and clenching.
A Night Guard serves many different purposes: