Homecare Instructions for Sleep Apnea and TMJ Oral Appliances

Cosmetic & Family Dentist Serving Salt Lake City, West Valley City, Draper & Nearby Utah

  • Each morning after use, thoroughly clean your oral appliance using a regular toothbrush and non-abrasive, non-whitening toothpaste. Rinse off.
  • Dry the appliance completely before placing in storage container.
  • Avoid soaking appliance in mouthwash. It can be damaging to the oral appliance.
  • Keep your oral appliance out of the reach of children and animals.
  • Some tooth and jaw tenderness is normal when beginning treatment and usually in the morning. If these symptoms persist or become painful, contact our office immediately.
  • Follow-up care is important; please be sure to make it to your scheduled follow-up appointments!

If you have difficulty with your oral appliance, Dr. Warr and our team is happy to answer your questions. Call 801-355-5385 for help!