Chances are if you have a child in an after-school contact sport, then you are already familiar with a sports mouth guard. Our team at Golnick Pediatric Dentistry is always looking for opportunities to remind both parents and children of practical ways they can protect their precious smiles. Continue reading to learn five important facts about your sports mouth guard.
What are custom sports mouth guards?
Mouth guards are used to protect the entire mouth from damage. Our office can provide custom mouth guards that are unique to each individual smile. It simply involves taking an impression or mold of the teeth and sending the results to a lab to be completed. Contact our office if you are interested in a custom mouth guard for your child. Below are a few of the reasons we highly recommend investing in a mouth guard for your active child and how they can benefit them: