Sports Mouthguards

Sports Dentistry is the treatment and prevention of oral/facial athletic injuries and related oral diseases and manifestations. It is of two kinds - preventive and reactive.

In its preventive form, it involves the fabrication of mouthguards given to athletes who play contact sports and are prone to jaw trauma.

In its reactive form, sports dentistry encompasses Treatment of oral/facial injuries, simple or complex, is to include not only treatment of injuries at the dental office, but also treatment at the site of injury.