A: Mouth guards protect teeth, lips, cheeks and tongue from trauma
A: Due to the risk of falls or head contact with other players and equipment, mouth guards should be worn whenever you are engaged in an activity.
A: Yes. Denta-Gard® was designed by an Orthodontist to fit comfortably over orthodontic appliances.
A: No. There is no need to boil or mold. Its' durable, yet soft material will fit comfortably and securely in your mouth.
A: Denta-Gard sports mouthguards help reduce the risk of concussions, but they do not completely prevent them. Denta-Gard's are soft and provide cushioning that helps absorb the impact from a blow to the head. However, scientific research indicates that no mouthguard can completely prevent a concussion.
A: No. The two terms are used interchangeably.
A: It is recommended to select a comfortable mouthguard that provides protection to both upper and lower teeth. Most dentist feel Denta-Gard® is the most suitable option.
A: Yes. Empirical research supports sleeping with a Denta-Gard®. Most people scissor it in half and wear over their lower teeth. Consult your dentist before using a Denta-Gard® as a night guard.