Month: August 2015

Thermoplastic Night Guard

Do I Need A Night Guard?

Do I Need A Night Guard?
Ideal for those who grind their teeth, a dental night guard is a protective device designed to prevent, reduce, and correct oral injuries and discomfort. At South Bay Dentistry & Orthodontics, we offer night guards as a solution to involuntary teeth grinding and clenching. Not only does a mouthguard help you sleep better, but it also improves your overall dental health. As a trusted South Bay dentist, we help patients decide if this treatment option is best for them. If you experience any of the following, you may be a candidate for a night guard.

Osseointegration: How it Works

Of the options that exist for replacing missing teeth, dental implants are known for their durability and the benefits they provide for oral health. Dental implants are a great option for tooth replacement due to a process called osseointegration. What is Osseointegration? For dental implants to support new teeth properly, they must mimic the way…
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