Dr. Chapman and the team at Chapman Orthodontics recommends to their patients who play sports in the Speedway, IN area that they wear a mouthguard so that their teeth stay protected while undergoing orthodontic treatment.
What do mouthguards do?
Mouthguards help prevent injuries to the teeth and jaws when patients get active in sports or physical activities. They are mandatory in collision sports such as football, hockey, and boxing where the risk of injury is likely. Children and adults involved in incidental contact sports like basketball, baseball, wrestling, soccer, and volleyball are …