How to Prevent Oral Injuries

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Being physically active is not only necessary to your overall health, but you might even find it to be fun. However, no matter what your recreational activity or sport of choice is, putting safety first is a smart and wise choice to help prevent injury. Let’s face it, accidents happen, and no matter how prepared you are, they can still hurt. However, if you give yourself the proper equipment, accidents can be prevented from becoming very serious injuries.

Having an athletic mouth guard can help prevent tooth loss, tooth injury, and trauma to your jaw. Mouth guards can be fitted to your personal smile to help your teeth stay protected and safe. These appliances are usually inexpensive and small enough to fit into a bag or a pocket so you can take them wherever you need to go, whether that is skiing down the slopes or playing basketball with some friends. Your mouth guard will help you keep your teeth and smile safe while you enjoy your day.

Talk to your dentist about getting a custom-fit athletic mouth guard for you and your family. We also encourage you to call our office today if you have any questions regarding a mouth guard. We are happy to help you keep your family’s smiles protected, no matter what activities they might do this holiday season.