Sports dentistry involves the prevention and treatment of dental injuries and related oral diseases, as well as the sharing of information and equipment designed to help protect the teeth, mouth, jaw, and face of athletes of all ages.
Injuries to the teeth and mouth are common among athletes. It’s vital to protect your son or daughter’s smile if he or she plays sports, for aesthetic as well as health reasons.
Common Dental Injuries in Sports
Tooth knocked out
One of the best ways to prevent injury to your child’s teeth and mouth is to have him or her to wear a mouthguard while playing sports. There are several types of mouthguards to choose from, and we can help you choose the best one for your child’s particular needs.