If you participate in athletics of any kind, our dentists may recommend that you wear a sports mouth guard. Athletic mouth guards help protect your teeth, mouth and smile from damage so that you can play without worry. To set up an appointment with Dr. Thor Thorson, Dr. Stephen Garner and find out more about the benefits of sports mouth guards in Yuma, Arizona, call Gila Ridge Dental today at 928-317-1900.
Our dentists offers several types of mouth guards so that we can assist you in keeping your smile healthy and free from discomfort. For our patients who participate in sports, we may suggest an athletic mouth guard, which is also called a sports guard. These mouth guards are worn over the teeth during sports and other athletic activities to protect your teeth and soft tissues of the mouth from injury. Athletic mouth guards are particularly important for those who play high-contact sports, including football, wrestling, rugby and hockey. Keep in mind, however, that any type of athlete can benefit from wearing a sports mouth guard.
A variety of mouth guards are available, however custom-made mouth guards can best protect your smile. These mouth guards are specifically made with your smile in mind for ideal comfort and protection. We encourage you to contact our office today for more information and to set an appointment.