Dental Specialist Group

American Board Certified Prosthodontist, Endodontist, and Oral Medicine Specialist

when to choose night guard on lower teeth

When to prefer a mandibular guard?

  1. When pt has to use it in daytime, so called day guard
  2. When pt had ortho treatment and wants to use occluasal guard as the retainer
  3. When mandibular dentition is less stable
Author
Portrait Hai Qing HAI QING, DMD, Ph.D., Board Cert Prosthodontist Private practice at New Britain, PA 18901 Adjunct clinical assistant professor teaching Advanced Prosthodontics Program at Upenn Dental Medicine.

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