Adjustable Herbst®

Designed for Incremental Advancement of the Mandible

The Adjustable Herbst® is a two piece construction held together with two inseparable hinged mechanisms on the facial of the upper and lower appliances. The hinged mechanisms are designed with advancement screws to allow for titration and incremental advancement of the mandible to the desired position. The advancement screws have a 5mm range with an adjustment ratio of 16:1 or 16 quarter turns to one millimeter. 

Custom Milled Available

  • Allows us to keep VDO to a min. of 4mm
  • Sleek design allows more tongue space
  • Extremely accurate fit
  • Polished to a crystal clear & silky-smooth finish
  • PMMA is more resistant to staining & odor

Custom Milled Available

  • Allows us to keep VDO to a min. of 4mm
  • Sleek design allows more tongue space
  • Extremely accurate fit
  • Polished to a crystal clear & silky-smooth finish
  • PMMA is more resistant to staining & odor

Available Liner Materials

In addition to Custom Milled, the Adjustable Herbst is available in 3 other materials shown below. 

Comfort Fit

  • Soft flexible clear liner
  • Snap in fit
  • Allows maximum comfort
  • Long lasting wear

Acrylic

  • Internal ball clasps for retention
  • Ball clasps are easily adjustable
  • Outstanding strength

Accu-Fit™

  • Fits first time, every time
  • Superior retention
  • Re-adaptable over future restorative work

Instructions For Daily Use

Inserting The Upper Device

Place the upper device in your mouth. Press up on the device with both thumbs to ensure that it fits securely and comfortably.

Inserting The Lower Device

Place the lower device in your mouth. Press down on both sides of the device using your index fingers to ensure it fits comfortably.

Removing Device

Always remove the lower device first. Use your thumbs on both sides, gently pull the lower device in an upwards motion to remove. Using both your index fingers and thumbs, gently pull the upper device down and forwards to remove.

Cleaning Instructions

Always clean your device in the morning immediately after having removed it from your mouth.
Use a soft tooth brush. Do not use toothpaste as it contains abrasives.

Remove the device from the storage case, thoroughly brush it with a tooth brush and rinse it under cool running water.

Dry all parts of the device and storage case carefully and thoroughly using a clean towel. 

When not in use, the device should be stored in your Sleep Well storage case.

Never use hot water, hot water damages your device and will invalidate the warranty. Never soak your device in cleaner as it can cause delamination. To reduce the possibility of discoloration, do not drink coffee, tea or cola with the device in place. Always brush teeth thoroughly before use.