A mouthguard is a protective device worn on your upper teeth during contact sports, which can greatly reduce or eliminate injury to your teeth and jaws. People of all ages should wear a mouthguard, including children as injuries can be catastrophic to their developing dentition.
Mouthguard use can reduce/prevent the following:
- Damage to your teeth
- Jaw fractures
- Damage to your jaw joints
- Lacerations to your lips/cheeks