Mouthguards For Active Patients

The summertime is when your children are the most active. Help keep their teeth and gums protected during these busy times with custom-made mouthguards. At Ridgetop Dental in Northern, VA, Dr. Datta and our dental care team can create custom mouthguards that are made specifically for your oral needs. Custom designed mouthguards can ensure the ultimate comfort and protection your children need.

Custom Mouthguards For Active Athletes

Mouthguards protect your child’s teeth and gums during physical activity.  Some people even say that having a mouthguard enhanced their performance altogether. Mouthguards can be worn during full contact sports or training. They also can be worn when skiing, skating or biking to help prevent tooth loss and chips.

The process to get a custom-made mouthguard is painless and simple. All you have to do is go in for, dental impressions and pick what color you want your mouthguard to be. A fun fact about getting a custom mouthguard is that you can design it to match the colors of your school or just pick your favorite. Creating custom designed mouthguards takes a few short days.

Benefits of a Custom Mouthguard

1.) Better protection compared to over the counter mouthguards. Custom made mouthguard are made to fit your teeth and gums.

2.) You will perform better. Clenching down while doing an activity releases hormones such as cortisol which limits your body to perform at your full potential.

3.) Mouthguards can help prevent future problems. Jaw clenching puts stress on the joints which can lead to complex dental concerns.

5.) You will not need to remove your mouthguards to drink water. Custom mouthguards make it easy to stay hydrated on and off the field.

Custom Designed Mouthguards in Northern, VA

Schedule a mouthguard fitting today and keep your children protected all year round. To schedule an appointment, call (703) 520-7410 or schedule an appointment online.


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