When sports season rolls around this task can be increasingly difficult – with contact sport being one of the leading causes of tooth injury for Australian children. Far too often our child’s favourite sports such as soccer, football and hockey can put them at risk of a number of injuries including:
The good news is that by wearing a sports mouth guard, your child can dramatically decrease the risk of these injuries occurring.
Whilst off-the-shelf “boil and mould” mouthguards are readily available, any parent who wishes to provide optimal protection of their child’s smile during contact sport should consider the custom designed sports mouth guards offered at our dental practice based in Airport West.
We strongly urge our patients to consider the bespoke sports mouthguards we offer as:
The sports mouthguards we create at Marriott and Hand work in a number of ways to protect your child’s smile during the soccer, hockey or rugby season:
As fathers themselves, our principal dentists can assist parents in educating their children about the importance of wearing their sports mouth guards during both training and games. We find that compliance dramatically increases when children are aware of the benefits of wearing a mouthguard and are supplied with a comfortable guard that is designed specifically for them.
Your child’s smile is unique; ensure it is protected this sports season with a custom designed mouthguard courtesy of the team at Marriott and Hand.
To find out more about the custom designed sports mouthguards we offer at our dental practice located in Airport West, please contact our friendly team today!