La Mesa’s Custom Mouthguards for a Perfect Night’s Sleep

Are you struggling with sleep disturbances caused by teeth grinding or jaw clenching? Rachelle T. Flores, D.M.D., offers custom mouthguards in La Mesa, CA designed to help you enjoy a restful night's sleep. While our clinic is not physically located in La Mesa, we proudly serve residents of the area with top-notch dental care.

Understanding the Importance of Custom Mouthguards

Teeth grinding and jaw clenching, collectively known as bruxism, can lead to a variety of dental issues, including tooth damage, jaw pain, and headaches. Custom Mouthguards, tailored specifically to your dental structure, provide a comfortable and effective solution to these problems. Unlike over-the-counter options, they’re designed to fit your mouth perfectly, ensuring maximum protection and comfort.

How Custom Mouthguards Are Made?

At Rachelle T. Flores, D.M.D., we follow a meticulous process to create your custom mouthguard:

  1. Initial Visit: Dr. Rachelle T. Flores, DMD takes detailed impressions of your teeth.
  2. Dental Lab: Impressions are sent to a lab where your mouthguard is crafted using high-quality materials.
  3. Final Product: A durable, comfortable device that fits your teeth precisely.

Benefits of Using Custom Mouthguards

Custom Mouthguards offer numerous benefits, including:

  • Reduced risk of temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorders
  • Alleviated jaw pain
  • Prevention of headaches associated with bruxism
  • Improved sleep quality, leading to better rest and more energy

With them, you can protect your dental health and enhance your overall well-being.

Why Choose Us for Your Custom Mouthguard?

Our dentist, Dr. Rachelle T. Flores, DMD, brings extensive experience and expertise in creating custom dental appliances. Her commitment to patient care and attention to detail ensures that you receive the highest quality mouthguard tailored to your needs. By choosing our practice, you benefit from personalized care, advanced dental technology, and a friendly, welcoming environment.

Cost and Payment Options

Investing in a custom mouthguard is a wise decision for your dental health. At Rachelle T. Flores, D.M.D., we strive to make our services accessible and affordable. The cost varies based on individual needs and insurance coverage. We accept most major insurance plans and offer flexible payment options to accommodate your budget.

For a detailed estimate and to discuss your payment options, please call 619-234-6349.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

If you experience frequent headaches, or jaw pain, or notice wear and tear on your teeth, you may benefit from a custom mouthguard. Dr. Rachelle T. Flores can provide a thorough examination to determine if it is right for you.

The process typically involves two appointments. During the first visit, impressions of your teeth are taken. The mouthguard is usually ready for fitting within two weeks.

To ensure longevity and hygiene, clean your mouth guard regularly with a toothbrush and non-abrasive toothpaste. Store it in a protective case when not in use and avoid exposing it to extreme temperatures.

While primarily designed to address bruxism, custom mouthguards may also help reduce snoring by keeping your airway open. Dr. Rachelle T. Flores can assess your specific needs and recommend the best solution for you.

With proper care, a custom mouthguard can last several years. However, regular dental check-ups are important to ensure it remains in good condition and continues to fit well.

Not at all. Taking impressions is a simple, painless process. The resulting mouthguard is designed for comfort and should not cause any discomfort when worn.

Book Your Custom Mouthguard Appointment in La Mesa Today!

Ready to improve your sleep quality and protect your teeth from bruxism? Contact Dr. Rachelle T. Flores, D.M.D., by calling 619-234-6349 or filling in our online form to schedule your appointment for a custom mouthguard in La Mesa, CA. We look forward to helping you achieve a perfect night's sleep and better dental health.