Dentist in Town – Mouthguards
At The Dentist in Town we supply 3 types of mouthguard (also known a gumshields):
These are basic, no nonsense mouthguards made to measure from impressions taken by the dentist. These bespoke guards offer many times more protection than any over-the counter or ‘boil and bite’ gumshield. £49
Playsafe Mouthguards are custom made oral protection for adults and children. They are recommended by schools and sports associations throughout the UK and are worn by professional sports teams.
If you or your child participates in any kind of physical sport there is a risk of dental damage.
Mouthguards are like the crash helmets of teeth and are almost universally worn in contact sports
such as Boxing, Rugby, Hockey, Lacrosse and Martial Arts.
Playsafe mouthguards are custom made to be of an exact fit from moulds taken by dentists. And
they come in a huge range of designs and colours for you to choose. The cost of these depends on the design and the degree of protection required.
Whatever contact sport you play you should always wear a Mouthguard – and independent tests
have shown that no other type of mouthguard is safer than Playsafe.
The third type of mouthguard is something special.
The Dentist in Town is an authorized provided of UnderArmour Performance Mouthwear – as used
by Manchester United, Chelsea, the Six Nations rugby teams and a rapidly increasing number of top professional sports stars.
What is Under Armour Performance Mouthwear? UnderArmour Performance Mouthwear™ is a
completely new category of performance gear designed for all athletes looking to get better in their
How does UA Performance Mouthwear™ differ from mouthguards? Mouthguards provide
protection. UA Performance Mouthwear, which includes mouthpieces and mouthguards powered
by ArmourBite™ Technology, does more: It enhances performance. It is not only backed by some of
the biggest names in pro sports, it’s also recommended by dentists, pro trainers, strength coaches
and wellness experts.
How does it work? Clenching the jaw triggers the production and release of a cascade of hormones, including cortisol, the stress hormone. UA Performance Mouthwear powered by ArmourBite™ Technology prevents teeth clenching and relieves pressure on the temporomandibular joint (TMJ). By preventing the excessive production of hormones, the body is able to unlock its full potential. Are there research studies to support the performance claims? Absolutely. There are studies published in peer-reviewed journals to support the claims. More information is available online at www.bitetech.com