This is an appliance that is made for a patient who keeps their partners awake. Some people also suffer from sleep apnea (when you stop breathing for short periods of time) which can leave them feeling very tired during the day.
The treatment of snoring can be provided with a bespoke oral device and is a professional treatment option used by a dentist. At our practice, it is created from your unique dental impressions and designed to fit your mouth perfectly so as to give superior comfort and hold. It is easy to use every single night, which is great news for snorers and their partners! Wearing an oral device consistently is where you’ll see positive long-term results.
TMD/Jaw Pain – Excessive clenching or grinding of your teeth will cause wear and damage to both your teeth and jaw joints. This is referred to as TMD. Quite often this can occur in your sleep and you may not be aware that there is a problem. Symptoms include joint/ear pain, restricted opening, headaches/migraines, tooth wear, and jaw stiffness.