Occlusal Mouthguards in Detroit

At Lakeshore Dental in Detroit occlusal mouthguards are offered as a removable dental instrument that covers one or both arches when participating in contact sports or other active activities. Our custom mouthguards can work as night guards as well, protecting your teeth at night from tooth-destroying bruxism (clencing and grinding of your teeth) while your'e asleep.

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At Detroit’s Lakeshore Dental Specialists, prevention is paramount. There is the risk of accidental trauma from contact sports when you participate in hockey, football, boxing, lacrosse, and soccer. Wearing a mouthguard protects you from a surprise blow to your head or neck. A mouthguard can also prevent the trauma caused by clenching and grinding your teeth at night and during the day.

Symptoms of Teeth Grinding

Here are some of the signs that you may be experiencing teeth grinding:

  • Worn, chipped, or flattened teeth
  • Fractured teeth
  • Sensitive teeth
  • Frequent toothaches and/or facial pain
  • Jaw pain or tightness
  • Headache or earache from muscle contractions pain in your jaw
  • Tongue tenderness
  • Insomnia: the difficulty falling or staying asleep
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Top 10 Benefits of Occlusal Mouth Guards

Wearing an occlusal guard can provide many advantages, including:

  1. Prevent tooth damage when participating in contact sports or grinding your teeth, especially while asleep
  2. Ward off toothache or headaches
  3. Can be customized to align your teeth and bite
  4. Decrease tension in your jaw joints and muscles
  5. Improve the quality of sleep through muscle relaxation
  1. Prevent snoring
  2. Enhance breathing while asleep
  3. Stays firmly in place during activities
  4. Durable and resilient
  5. Easy to clean

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18501 E 8 Mile Rd, Eastpointe, MI 48021