North Country Dental offers patients the option of bite guards in North Conway and Gorham, New Hampshire, to help treat common teeth grinding symptoms. Nightly teeth grinding can cause uncomfortable or even painful symptoms if left untreated. Meet with our dentists to see how we can relieve discomfort and prevent dental damage from bruxism.
A night guard is a special type of mouth guard that is used to treat bruxism, or teeth grinding and clenching. If our dentist suspects that you suffer from bruxism, we may recommend a night guard to protect your teeth from damage and prevent teeth grinding while you sleep. Many people who suffer from bruxism are unaware of the condition because it occurs while they sleep. Common signs of nighttime teeth clenching and grinding include: