Do you have fears of your child getting hurt during sports? Missing and broken teeth, cheek and lip injuries, jaw fractures or other facial injuries? Does your child wear a mouth guard?
Your child can avoid many of these sports injuries just by wearing a proper mouth guard. Since spring is here, your children will definitely want to enjoy organized outdoor sports. Here are some tips for preventing injuries.
For those wearing braces, you do not want mouth guards that custom form to your teeth. Your orthodontic treatment is designed to allow your teeth to move and straig
hten over time. Wearing mouth guards that custom form to your teeth prevents them from moving.
If your child’s got a mouth guard from last year, make sure you take it in to see if they still fit. Your child’s jaw is growing so you may need to get a new one. Call us to get a new custom fit mouth guard.
The benefits of a custom fit mouth guards are:
Give Garden Dental a call today if you have any questions about mouth guards.