Many people are afflicted with bruxism, or teeth grinding. Some people may do this consciously during the day,it is a larger problem at night while you are asleep. Grinding your teeth can damage enamel, wear down teeth, cause jaw pain, or irritate your gums. The noise from teeth grinding can also disturb your spouse's sleep if loud enough. The custom laboratory night guards our office prescribes are fit to your individual teeth shape, size and needs. It is so much better than the store bought ones and can last for so many years.