Occlusal Guard, also referred to as a nightguard, bite guard, or bite splint, an occlusal guard is a removable appliance that is worn over the teeth to protect them against damage caused by clenching or grinding.
Anyone with dental implants knows the expense that has gone into the removal of the old tooth as well as for the placement of the implant. For this reason, it becomes of significant importance to care for the new implant.
Periodontal diseases (gum disease) can have severe consequences if not detected early. Periodontitis and gingivitis are the two main diseases that are included in this category and in some cases it can cause irreparable damage.
Welcome to the new website of Dr. Magi Crofcheck, DDS, PA. Dr. Crofcheck has been serving the greater Houston and Clear Lake areas for over 20 years. She has an advanced education in Periodontics and Dental Implants.