Smiles at SummerHill Dental in Newmarket, Ontario explains why mouth guards are important.
Why use a mouth guard?
Any athlete is at risk for oral injury when playing sports with a risk of high contact. Mouth guards can help prevent injuries to the mouth and jaw such as broken teeth, fractured bridgework or crowns, cheek and lip injuries, fractured jaws, concussions and more. Mouth guards prevent more than 200 thousand oral injuries each year!
There are three types of mouth guards you can use to protect yourself. St ... More