Mouthguards in Dubai - Protection Guards Dental Clinic Dubai

As everyone says, prevention is better than cure, and when it comes to safeguarding your oral health, taking proactive measures is crucial to avoid potential injuries. While engaging in sports brings joy and excitement, it may also carry the risk of accidents. This is where Mouthguards In Dubai & Abu Dhabi emerge as a valuable tool for shielding against sports-related mishaps and addressing serious oral health concerns. It serves as a reliable defense against various potential threats to your teeth, jaw, and overall oral well-being and structure.


These are protective devices specifically made to cover the teeth and gums to prevent injury while playing sports or other physical activities. Flexible materials are typically used to make them from silicone-like material. These are crucial in preventing dental misfortunes, such as broken teeth, fractures of the jaw, and any kind of soft tissue injuries, especially in contact with activities such as hockey, football, and boxing. Additionally, it can also protect against concussions by absorbing and redistributing the force of an impact to the head.

Different Types:

These are classified into three categories;

  • Stock: These are pre-made and come in standard sizes that can help a majority of people. They are usually inexpensive but may not provide a snug fit, which can affect their effectiveness and comfort.
  • Boil And Bite: These are made from a thermoplastic material that softens when boiled. After boiling, the wearer bites into the softened material, allowing it to mold to the shape of their teeth. While they offer a better fitting, they may not be as precise as one wants.
  • Custom-Fitted: These are expertly made by dental professionals using an impression of the patient’s teeth. These offer the ideal protection, fit, and comfort. It is common for athletes who play high-impact sports to be recommended to use them.


Not only these are worn to protect the teeth during outdoor activities but they also help with issues like sleep disorders and constant teeth grinding while sleeping. As a result, candidates feel relieved from unexpected fractures or breakage during physical activities as well as maintaining the shape and alignment of their teeth during cozy resting hours. 

Ideal Candidate:

If you are a sportsman, playing professionally or as a hobby, it is ideal to consult with the experts to guide you about the safety guidelines and protection of your expensive smile. We will also look into other medical-related complications of the candidates to choose the best-fitting mouth case for your protection. An initial consultation is required to process this fundamental procedure.


There are no such measures that are necessary before the installation of these protective gear. Just make sure your mouth is clean. Try not to eat any food that will stick between your teeth. Consult your doctor for specific details related to your special needs.


  • First of all, we will discuss your need for a mouthguard. This is particularly important if you have specific dental issues or orthodontic appliances.
  • To make a mold of your mouth, the dentist will either take impressions of your teeth or use digital scans.
  • A model of your teeth is created based on the taken impressions. This model serves as the basis for constructing the personalized one.
  • For the best protection and comfort, we will select a suitable, flexible, and long-lasting material.
  • You’ll get a fitting when you see the doctor again. It is adjusted to fit firmly and line up properly with your jaw and teeth.
  • If any adjustments are necessary for comfort or function, we will make them during this fitting appointment.
  • We, then, provide instructions on how to wear, clean, and store it. Follow these guidelines for use and maintenance.
  • Regular visits to your Orthodontist are necessary to ensure that your device fits correctly and lasts as long as possible, regardless of the kind.


  • Rinse it well with cool water after each use to get rid of any debris or saliva.
  • Clean it regularly with a dental cleanser and a soft toothbrush.
  • Store the device in a ventilated case.
  • Try to stay away from excessive temperatures, such as hot water or the sun in particular. 
  • Resist the temptation to bite on the mouthguard. It’s designed for protection during activities, not for chewing.
  • If there are significant changes due to braces, consider updating it to ensure a proper fit.


  • When you perform impact or contact sports, it shields your teeth against fractures, chipping, and other dental injuries.
  • You’ll be able to stop harm to the tongue, cheeks, and lips, among other soft tissues in the mouth.
  • By offering support and cushioning upon impact, it lowers the chance of bruises, cuts, and concussions.
  • They offer stabilization that has a positive effect on head injuries as they act like shock absorbers. 
  • Additionally, they aid in the relief of headaches and jaw pain brought on by clenching and grinding as you sleep.
  • They also help alleviate jaw pain and headaches associated with grinding and clenching during sleep.
  • Athletes who use these experience improved focus and performance.
  • The psychological benefit of feeling secure can positively impact your confidence.
  • These can assist prevent disorders like TMJ by providing support and alignment to the jaw.
  • Shifting the jaw and tongue, these are also intended to treat snoring and sleep apnea by improving airflow.

Risks/ Side Effects:

  • Some users may initially experience discomfort or irritation.
  • Misfit or bulky devices may prevent speaking clearly or cause nausea.
  • Some people may experience increased salivation, particularly when they first start using this.
  • Inadequate cleaning of the tool can lead to bacterial growth, causing bad breath and itching. 
  • In rare cases, individuals may be allergic to the materials used in certain types.
  • It can alter the natural bite and may contribute to jaw pain or tension if worn for long hours.


The total charges vary from person to person. It can be determined by the selected course of action and the severity of your issue. The dentist can tell you the actual cost in the initial consultation. Nevertheless, the estimated cost of Mouthguards In Dubai ranges between AED 999 to AED 1999.

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