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Suffering from bruxism? A simple solution: The bite plate

What is a bite plate?

A bite plate is an acrylic piece moulded to the teeth to be worn day or night to prevent the top teeth from coming in contact with the lower ones.

Who can benefit from a bite plate?

This is an ideal solution for people who suffer from bruxism (clenching and or grinding of the teeth) as well as TMJ (articulation issues) or neuromuscular problems.

What does a bite plate do?

Common symptoms

How is a bite plate made?

Using impressions of the teeth, plaster models are made.

They are then sent to the laboratory to make a custom plate.

Fitting the appliance

After the appliance is fitted in the mouth, adjustments might be required to optimize comfort and retention.

Consequences of non-treatment

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