Posts Tagged ‘ mouthguard’

The different types of mouthguards and the best one for all children in school sports

Recently, a patient from North Andover Massachusetts had a child who lost a tooth during a sporting event.  Such a traumatic event is preventable, and prompted us at Riverwalk Dental to write this article informing parents and young adults about their best options to protect their teeth while playing contact sports such as football and […]

Sports Injury in Massachusetts: How to prevent it and what to do if a tooth is knocked out

According to Oviedo Premier Dental in Florida, some interesting dental facts include the reality that sports-related injuries account for approximately 5 million missing teeth per year.  In fact, a majority of tooth loss for people under the age of 35 is caused by athletic accidents.  Here in Massachusetts, the doctors at Riverwalk Dental can confirm […]