Mouthguards, which are also known as mouth protectors, are an essential piece of safety equipment that can help you minimize a wide variety of injuries. They can help cushion face blows, ensuring that you protect your teeth and lips, tongue, and jaw. They are a good way to cover your upper teeth and can help protect the softer tissues in your mouth. If you plan on engaging in competitive sports, or have a child participating in sport activities, having a mouthguard will ensure that you keep an important part of your body safe. In fact, it is highly recommended for you to wear a mouthguard just as you would a helmet or other safety equipment. They can help you save money on expensive dental procedures by protecting your teeth and mouth from harm.
If you are interested in custom mouth protectors for yourself or a child involved in sports, be sure to contact our office, Dana Walters D.D.S. in Hilliard and Upper Arlington, Ohio. Dr. Walters will ensure that you get the right equipment made for your needs. He offers custom mouth protectors that are a perfect fit made from a mold of your own mouth, and are the best option for protection.