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Sports Guards

When enjoying a sport, it’s important to wear protective gear.

Sports injuries can lead to permanent tooth loss, serious jaw fractures and other consequences that you can avoid by investing in a sports guard. At Smiles on Queen, we offer custom fitted sports guards to protect your teeth, tongue and mouth when playing. We can design a custom fit sports guard that is comfortable to wear, while also protecting your pearly whites.

301 Queen st south, unit 3c,
Bolton Ontario L7E 2B1
Tel.: 905-533-2030
Fax: 905-533-2032

Taking care of your sports guard:

When you invest in a sports guard, take the right steps to maintain proper hygiene:

 

  • Use cold water and a soft toothbrush to clean the sports guard before and after use. Never use toothpaste, as it can scratch the surface of your appliance.
  • You can use cool, soapy water to clean the sports guard, or retainer/denture tablets to keep them smelling fresh.
  • Avoid leaving the sports guard in hot temperatures or direct sunlight because this can distort its shape.
  • Replace the sports guard if you notice it has worn out. Holes or distortion of shape while not allow the appliance to protect your teeth properly.
  • Carry your sports guard to the dental clinic during your regular checkups. Your dentist is able to look at it and determine if it’s still in good condition.

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301 Queen st south, unit 3c, Bolton Ontario L7E 2B1

Why custom made sports guards are the best

How sports guards are made

A sports guard that fits perfectly in the mouth can offer you all the protection you need when playing sports. During a sports injury, your top teeth are more likely to get hurt as opposed to the bottom teeth. Custom-made sports guards are molded to your individual teeth. They offer not only the best protection, but also an added comfort and retention because they are designed from the exact molds of your mouth.

When you visit Smiles on Queen for a custom-fitted sports guard, the dentist will begin by taking an impression of your mouth. This impression will be used to make a replica of your teeth. The mold created mimics every nook and crevice in your teeth, which is what assures the wearer of a custom fit. This mold is then used to create a mouth guard made of a special soft plastic material that can absorb shock and force. When done by an expert, there shouldn’t be an issue in how the mouth guard fits. If you have a sports guard that was custom fitted but doesn’t fit properly, contact us to make the adjustments accordingly. Our dental experts will help you select a sports guard that is right for you.

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Gina Tracey
Gina Tracey
04:17 25 May 19
Best service and best dental work ever!! I highly recommend this dentist for all your needs. Not only do they do an amazing job on your teeth and have the latest technology, the staff and dentists are amazing and make you feel welcome Without a doubt one of the best dentist establishments I have ever been too. They go above and beyond to ensure you have a great experience
Michael Ledesma
Michael Ledesma
00:17 26 Apr 19
This place has such an amazing staff. The minute you walk in through the door all the way to surgery. I'm not usually the biggest fan of dentists but Dr. Hung made my wisdom teeth removal so smooth and calm that I enjoyed every minute of it. I'm usually anxious and overwhelmed walking into a dentists' office but it was not the same in this situation. Really happy to have chosen this place to work with me taking out my wisdom teeth. Just absolutely amazing.
teamcanada3
teamcanada3
00:04 21 Dec 18
The best dentist I've been to in my life. Modern systems and tools with an extraordinary staff that do an amazing job of explaining what is happening to your teeth. They are well versed with techniques and strategies to help you maintain excellent oral hygiene. Kind, courteous and professional every step of the way from reception to the chair. Affordable and transparent with their billing so you wont have to worry about hidden costs or extra charges.
Stella Baret
Stella Baret
12:55 15 Dec 18
Me, my husband and my daughter were in the clinic for the first time last week. The place is well equipped, organized and clean. Every procedure performed was explained with clarity and attention and we felt very safe. I don’t want to go anywhere else. The staff and doctors are very kind and gentle, amazing experience!
Mark Burleigh
Mark Burleigh
07:00 04 Dec 18
By far the best dentistry I’ve been to in my 45 years of life . Both dentists are extremely professional, honest and moral. Very modern and beautiful clinic. Super nice and helpful staff. Insurance claims handled well. My wife and kids are already patients here. Highly recommended to every one.
phillipa cam
phillipa cam
17:50 26 Feb 18
My experience with both Dr Hung and Dr Norsen has been great and their office staff are very welcoming! I was well informed in details of my treatments and felt safe and secure for them to perform it. Both dentist are very gentle and does a phenomenal job. I was happy with my filling when it was done and I'd recommend these guy to every one. 😄
James Edwards
James Edwards
04:00 26 Feb 18
This was by far one of the best dental experiences I've ever had. I have a huge fear of the dentist and was open about my fears upon arrival. Dr. Norsen was kind, caring and catered to my needs and phobia. I 100% recommend this dental facility. I also felt nothing while receiving my fillings and I'm very hard to freeze and had a lot of work that needed to be done. Over all an awesome experience for the dentist.
Aaron J. Jones
Aaron J. Jones
08:09 20 Feb 18
I was referred to this office by a friend because they offer IV sedation. I was very anxious at the dentist before but I was able to remove my wisdom teeth and I did not feel pain or discomfort. The dentist Dr. Lawrence was confident and told me what I was to expect afterward in terms of minor swelling and they also told me to come back if I have any problems but I am fine and happy. Overall I am happy this office was able to see me and they are great.
Daniel Hardison
Daniel Hardison
14:07 17 Feb 18
I am beyond grateful to the staff at the Smiles On Queen. I until the past 6 months had allowed my health and especially my dental health to rapidly decline. I had avoided the dentist for close to a decade and had a lot of fear, shame and embarrassment regarding the state of my teeth. From the moment I entered the office and furthermore on my call to book my appointment I was met with a degree of compassion and understanding that quite honestly has left me overwhelmed. The care, patience and expertise of the hygienist was extraordinary. Additionally the receptionist was equally as kind and understanding. Thank you - you have done so much for my self esteem - I can smile again without having to worry about the appearance of my teeth. I would highly recommend this office to anyone.
Julia Austerlitz
Julia Austerlitz
16:40 14 Feb 18
This dental office is staffed with some of the best people you will ever meet. First of all I would like to say that I’m really afraid dentists (I think its dentistophobia 😊), I've been to over 5 different ones with the same negative results from all. My mother is a cancer survivor and suggested that I check out her dental office...so I did. I was greeted by a team of fantastic people concerned with nothing but my well being. These people are angels sent here to help others in a time of difficulty, it is, honestly an absolutely amazing place.
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