Protecting your smile while playing sports is essential when you have braces. Mouthguards help protect your teeth and gums from injury. If you participate in soccer, basketball, field hockey, hockey, football, gymnastics, lacrosse, martial arts, rugby, track and field, skateboarding, skiing and snowboarding, ice skating, volleyball, or wrestling, it is recommended by the American Association of Orthodontists that you wear a mouthguard.
Dr. Danko is a big advocate of mouthguards for athletes of all types. For our patients with braces, we provide premium orthodontic mouthguards from
Post treatment mouthguards
Sports-related injuries to the mouth and jaw are some of the most common injuries incurred by athletes. Our goal is to help minimize your chances of a sports-related injury to your smile. For our patients who have completed treatment, we can create a custom mouthguard in the color of your choice and include your name or other image in the fabrication.