Sleep Devices2020-10-20T05:50:29+00:00

Sleeping plays a huge role in our overall health. It affects how our bodies recover from one day’s activities to the next and its ability to build a strong immune system. Without enough sleep, our body will not get the rest that it needs to regenerate and heal itself. Dental conditions like teeth grinding and sleep apnea can affect the quality of our sleep and may lead to more serious health conditions like cardiovascular diseases if left untreated.

Get Effective Protection for
Teeth Grinding in Charlotte

Bruxism is a serious condition that affects many patients. Bruxism, or teeth grinding, affects 10 to 15% of adults and it can cause a disturbing grinding sound at night, tight and painful jaws, popping or clicking of the jaw, facial pain, headache, swelling, and damaged teeth.

Patients who are dealing with bruxism need immediate medical attention. Most of the time, they do not know that they have the condition because it commonly happens at night during sleep. However, bruxism is very disturbing to those who are around you while you sleep. It is important to consult with your dentist immediately if you know or you suspect that you have bruxism to avoid its negative effects on your oral health.

The most common solution for bruxism is a nightguard. If you are a resident of Charlotte, we offer protective nightguards at Build-A-Smile that can help solve your teeth grinding problems.

What are Night Guards?

Night guards are dental appliances that are worn over the teeth to lessen the pressure on the jaw and protect your tooth enamel from damage. Build-A-Smile’s custom-fitted night guards are made with top-of-the-line materials and prepared with the utmost care in our laboratory. While custom-fitted night guards are generally more expensive, Build-A-Smile provides many different pricing options and can help you find a solution that fits your needs and budget.

night guards in Charlotte

Sleep Better With A Simplified Sleep Apnea Device

Sleep apnea is a serious sleep disorder where relaxed soft tissues limit or block the air passages of a patient while sleeping. With the new innovations in dentistry, Build-A-Smile offers a more compact sleep device in Charlotte to help our patients breathe comfortably while sleeping. O2 Vent Optima is a customized oral device built with an air passage channel that helps manage better airflow. O2 Vent Optima is best for:

  • Patients with mild to moderate sleep apnea
  • People with snoring problems
  • Patients looking for a more discreet and compact alternative to CPAP
O2 Vent Optima in Charlotte
O2 Vent Optima in Charlotte
O2 Vent Optima in Charlotte
O2 Vent Optima in Charlotte
O2 Vent Optima in Charlotte

How It Works

The O2Vent® Optima offers hope to those struggling with traditional sleep apnea treatments like CPAP. Featuring all the comfort and simplicity of an oral device but with a built-in airway that bypasses the nose, mouth, and tongue, the O2Vent Optima provides uninterrupted airflow throughout the night.

• Discreet sleep apnea treatment
• 3D Printed with Medical Grade Nylon
• Lightweight, Comfortable
• Easy to use and maintain

Sleep Soundly With Comfortable Sleep Devices

Contact Build-A-Smile at 980-207-2075 for more information on high-quality custom-fitted sleep devices that can help you treat both bruxism and sleep apnea.

LOCATION

Charlotte

5110 Park Rd. Unit 2-A. Charlotte NC 28209

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980-207-2075

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