Nightguards are indicated for patients that show increased tooth wear due to bruxing or clenching.
Sportsguards mouthguards are indicated for patients who desire protection against dental trauma (i.e. fractured teeth, concussions, etc.) and/or have an orthodontic situation such as braces and must wear a mouthguard.
Sportsguard mouthguards should not be used in lieu of Nightguards or TMJ splints.