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Splint Therapy Options

Brux-eze®

Processed thermo-plastic acrylic material that softens in warm water and in the mouth.

Indications
• patients who need relief from TMJ
• patients who need protection of ceramic restorations from bruxing
• patients who need a less bulky daytime splint

Advantages
• elasticized thermo-plastic material comfortable for patient
• little, if any adjustment, needed
• increased patient acceptance

Contra-Indications
• patients who are extremely hard bruxers and bite through hard acrylic in short time frame

*Immerse Brux-eze splints in hot water for 45 seconds to remove from models or to insert in mouth. Please advise your patient; failure to warn before removing from model or inserting in mouth may result in damage to the appliance.

Eclipse® Heat & Seat Night Guard

IndicationsButton
• patients who are heavy bruxers
• patients with low discomfort tolerance
• TMJ relief

Advantages
• durable with hard resin occlusal surface
• little, if any adjustment, needed
• increased patient acceptance
• clear, monomer free with Eclipse Resilient Soft Resin & Eclipse Resin

Hard Bite Splint

Clear, heat cured acrylic

Indications
• patients who require a rigid night guard with no flexibility

Advantages
• easy to repair

Contra-Indications
• patients with poor paths of insertion
• patients with extremely deep undercuts

MAGO

Indications
• patients with jaw joint and muscle pain
• patients who clench or grind and have destructive effects

Advantages
• deprograms bite for OBI treatment

Contra-Indications
• patients with poor paths of insertion
• patients with  extremely deep undercut

Release Appliance

Triad centric release appliance covering only the front teeth

Indications
• patients who need relief from TMJ
• patients who suffer from migraine pain and tension headaches

Advantages
• reduces dysfunctional muscular activity

Contra-Indications
• extremely heavy bruxers
• extreme Class II or Class III bites

GELB Appliance

Mandibular splint with acrylic coverage over the posteriors; metal lingual bar as connector

Indications
• patients with mandibular displacement
• patients with oral/facial pain

Advantages
• repositions bite, bringing mandibular slightly forward

Kelley Dental Laboratory
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