Sport Specific Protection:
China orthodontic lab Mouth guards come in various layers or levels depending upon what sport is being played and the necessary level of protection required.
Level 1: 3.0mm with one layer, designed specifically for children with mixed dentition.
Level 2: 3.0mm with two layers, perfect for wrestling, volleyball, mountain biking and motocross.
Level 3: 3.5mm with two soft and one hard layer, specially designed to provide maximum comfort and protection for all sports.
Level 4: 5.0mm with 2 layers, ideal for soccer, rugby, basketball, softball, rollerblading and skateboarding.
Level 5: 5.0mm with two layers and special power bands, designed for baseball, football, racquetball, martial arts and boxing.
Level 6: 5.0mm with 2 soft and one hard layer, fabricated for ice, field and street hockey along with kick-boxing & other heavy contact sports.
Mouthguards can help prevent:
Lip, cheek and chin lacerations
Permanent jaw joint injury
Upper and lower models are needed, including a bite registration of 3 mm thickness at a rest position. To get the most accurate oral fit, an opposing model and bite is necessary. Without an opposing, the doctor may need to do adjustments and there will be no cuspid indentation.
Ensure an accurate impression of all soft and hard tissue areas, especially the vestibule and peripheral areas. Capturing the vestibule areas is critical as this helps with proper retention and protection.
If a mouthguard is made for a patient with orthodontic brackets, the arch wire must be removed to allow for accurate impression or the brackets and wire can be blocked out prior to fabrication.
Precision occlusal indexing
High-impact energy absorption
3.0 to 5.0 mm of protection
10X more protection than off-the-shelf mouthguards
Mouthguards are recommended for:
Currently, mouthguards used for the following sports:
With the increase in both the number and cost of sports-related trauma to the teeth, athletes and people in general, are seeking both the most up to date technology and comfort available in a mouthguard.
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