What is a mouthguard?
The most important piece of sporting equipment you can get!
A mouthguard is a removable device that is worn to protect your teeth whilst playing sports. Both professional and amateur athletes are advised to wear a mouthguard when playing and practicing sport to reduce the risk of breaking teeth on impact and to help avoid concussions.
Is a chemist mouthguard OK?
Our mouthguards are custom made from a mold of your teeth and offer far more protection than mouthguards from the chemist, as the fit is precise & personalised. This custom fit is what provides the ultimate protection for you / your children’s teeth.
What if my child’s teeth are still developing?
If your child is losing baby teeth and developing adult teeth, we sometimes recommend using a re-moldable chemist mouthguard to compensate for the constantly changing dentition. A custom mouthguard will lose its precise fit with the loss/gain of teeth and becomes too costly to replace every few months.
When would I need a mouthguard?
Mouthguards are highly recommended for contact or physical sports such as:
What are mouthguards made from?
The material that we use to create our mouthguards is called ‘Proform’ – it’s the leading professional-grade mouthguard material that offers superior protection to teeth. The mouthguards are made up of a double vinyl layer that laminates the mold of the patient’s teeth in a heat/pressure process.
Benefits of Proform mouthguards: