Hard Splints – Essix Style

Hard splints, also known as a thick material retainer, are made from a rigid polethylene material making them long wearing and perfect for patients who are mild to moderate grinders.

Standard design:
  • 1.5mm hard material
  • Full occlusal coverage
  • Extended 1mm over the gingiva unless specified otherwise
Customisation options:
  • Anterior bite plane
  • Add guidance
  • Adding occlusal coverage
  • Different thicknesses – 1, 2, 3, 4, or 5mm

Key Benefits:

Perfect for patients who suffer from mild to moderate tooth grinding, clenching and occlusal trauma

Prevents tooth wear