To put it simply, a custom mouthguard is made specifically to fit your mouth which means it will give you better protection and also be a lot more comfortable.

The Australian Dental Association recommends wearing a custom made mouthguard, and unlike an over the counter mouthguard, a custom made mouthguard provides superior protection and comfort.

Mouthguards  only work if you wear them! That’s why comfort is critical. A custom made mouthguard offers superior protection for your teeth, gums and BRAIN!

What does a mouthguard have to do with the brain?

By reducing the impact of the jaw against the base of the skull, a well-made mouthguard greatly reduces the risk of concussion type injuries to the brain. Protecting the teeth is an added bonus!

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Mouthguard Features

Wearing an appropriately designed mouthguard whilst participating in sport will assist against dental and brain injuries. Anyone involved in sports and activities where there is a risk of an injury to the face or head should protect themselves with a properly fitted mouthguard.

Things to remember

Sport, leisure and recreation activities are the most common cause of dental injuries. A custom fitted mouthguard is the best protection for your teeth, lips and jaw. The cost of an injury far exceeds the cost of a mouthguard. Remember with care and protection natural teeth should last a lifetime. So give your teeth a sporting chance. Wear a mouthguard.

Cost at Mendelsohn Dental on Royal
For many people Custom Mouthguards will be cheaper than going to the Chemist (Depending on your cover with your Health Fund)

  • Children with HBF, BUPA, HCF or Medibank we will make them a GAP Free mouth guard every year. So this means your child will have a comfortable and safe mouth guard costing you nothing but a visit to the dentist!
  • Adults with HCF is GAP Free

If you are interested in getting a custom mouth guard– give us a call today 9225 6564