Accidents happen, especially during intense competition. A collision or an elbow to the face can break teeth or knock them out altogether. This can be devastating to one’s appearance and self-confidence. In addition, the cost of repairing or replacing damaged teeth can be as much as $4000 per tooth! Whether you have a child playing in little league or you are an athlete yourself, it is to keep your teeth protected. Taking the precaution of wearing a custom fitted mouth guard can significantly reduce injury to the mouth when worn during sports activities.
Laboratory-made PlaySafe sports mouthguards are prescribed for both professional and amateur athletes because they offer the highest level of protection during sports activity. When worn routinely, they can decrease the incidence of dental trauma by 95%. They are especially recommended for patients wearing braces.
PlaySafe sports mouthguards are custom made to provide superior fit and retention compared to boil-and-bite mouthguards. Players do not have to clench their teeth to keep it in, so they can focus on the game. Our guards are also personalized. The students name is placed in the guard at no additional charge. Boil & bite guards are frequently lost or forgotten. Unlabeled guards can only be identified one way-put it in your mouth to see if it fits! Nasty!
Available in six levels of protection, the mouthguards range from one to three layers of laminated ethylvinylacetate material with a final occlusal thickness between 3 mm and 5 mm. PlaySafe mouthguards can be customized with stickers and team logos, and are available in a variety of colors.
Most school systems and sports organizations require the use of mouthguards to participate in certain sports: foothball, hockey, lacrosse, wrestling, boxing, martial arts. Available in six levels of protections, the PlaySafe mouthguard can be customized with helmet straps, your team logo and team colors. This serious trauma was caused by an elbow blow. It could have been avoided if the basketball player had been wearing a PlaySafe Mouthguard.
PlaySafe sports mouthguards are custom made by a dentist to provide superior fit and retention as compared to boil-and-bite guards. Custom made guards fit more securely and so not require you to constantly clench your teeth to keep it in.
PlaySafe guards stay in unaided. The athlete is free to breathe through the mouth when more air is needed and focus on the game.
Boil-and-bite guards are frequently lost or forgotten and need to be replaced. Further, an unlabeled boil-and-bite guard can only be identified one way-put it in your mouth to see if it fits! Yuck! PlaySafe guards are also personalized with the player’s name inside so lost guards can be safely returned.