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Teeth help you to chow down, breathe and smile beautifully. They aid us so much, and they deserve to be looked out for. With appropriate care, your pearly whites can last a lifetime. In addition to brushing two times daily and flossing once a day, sporting a mouth guard is a great method to guard your teeth. Here are some things you should be aware of about dental mouth guards:

-Dental mouth guards can guard your oral cavity against facial trauma, but they also ward off less obvious dangers. If you grind your teeth at night, a night guard could aid you to protect your teeth from chipping and cracking, and it could also mitigate morning jaw throbbing.

-Oral mouth guards can be custom developed to fit your oral cavity better than boil-and-clamp guards, and they are the preferred mouth guard of professional athletes. You should also wear a mouth guard during all extreme outdoor activities.

-Technicians in an oral workshop create custom-formed mouth guards in very specific environments shaped to make sure strength and toughness in your mouth guard.

-Although they’re built to extremely high standards, dental oral cavity guards don’t last forever. (They’re defending your chompers from damage, so they typically take that harm themselves.) Dr. Ronald Fuhrmann will evaluate your mouth guard during your six-month appointments.

At Ronald C. Fuhrmann, DDS, A division of Atlantic Dental Care, we’re mouth guard experts. We’d be happy to schedule you a consultation in our Virginia Beach, Virginia, office; please contact us at 757-716-7943 now.