Here at Piedmont Pediatric Dentistry, we encourage children to spend times outdoors being active during the summertime! Team and contact sports including basketball, baseball, soccer, and wrestling aren’t the only activities that can pose dangers for your child’s mouth. Keep reading to learn more about the types of activities that can be made safer through the use of a mouthguard.
Below are a few sports that can cause problems for your child’s oral health and how a mouthguard can help:
If your child already uses a mouthguard, keep up the good work! If not, please make an appointment with Dr. Naomi Lane, our dentist for children in Oak Ridge. We can fit your child with a custom mouthguard that will protect the teeth and soft tissues of the mouth during sports and other activities.
To make your appointment here at Piedmont Pediatric Dentistry, please call our Greensboro, North Carolina children’s dentist today.