Mouth Guards for Sports

What sports do you recommend mouth guards for?

Any collision or contact sports require the use of an athletic guard/ mouth guard.

Some examples of high-risk sports include:

  • Boxing
  • Basketball
  • Football
  • Ice hockey

Athletic guard use can be beneficial for other non-contact sports such as gymnastics and skating.

On a national level, all states generally mandate mouth guard use in high school:

  • Football
  • Ice hockey
  • Men’s lacrosse
  • Field hockey
  • Amateur boxing