<<< back to article list

Seymour Dental Parkgate Dental North vancouver dentist emergency


Blog by Dr. Gilbert Lee | July 21st, 2016


Some facts you should know abou teeth and mouth guards!

It has been estimated that millions of teeth are lost annually across North America during athletic activities.

A single lost tooth can cost thousands of dollars over a persons lifetime

The types of blows respoonsible for lost teeth may also cause concussions, neck injuries and jaw fractures.

Tooth and mouth injuries can occure at any age, child, teenager, or adult.

There are no safe sports or athletic activies. While the potential for heavy contact is not the same in all sports, this does not mean that the possibility of tooth loss or serious linjury is eliminated.

A mouth guard should be worn during participation in sports or any activity where contact can be made or a fall could occur.

Sports Flex mouth guards represent a revolutionary new4 development in face neck and head protection custom made by your dentist to fit your exact needs.

If you are in need of a mouth guard please come by our office and we can show you some of the samples we have and what the material feels like. We can make hard or soft ones depending on your needs!

We look forward to meeting you!

604-924-8289

3650 mt. seymour parkway
Vancouver, bc