362 Parsippany Road
Parsippany, NJ 07054
(973) 428-1515
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Dr. Gruber is only 1 of 4 general dentists in the state of NJ to be voted as top general dentist in NJ Monthly Magazine for the past 10 years by their peers.

Sports Mouthguards

Every year millions of cases of dental and facial injuries occur as the result of sport-related trauma. While all sports have some risk of oral injury, it is especially prevalent in recreational activities that involve frequent body contact with other players or the ground, as well as the possibility of being struck by other objects such as, balls, bats, or sticks.

One way to significantly reduce the risk of damage to your teeth, cheeks, lips, tongue, face, or jaw as the result of a sports-related injury is to wear a mouthguard. A mouthguard is a removable appliance made of a sturdy plastic that sits comfortably over your teeth. Typically, mouthguards are designed to cover just the top teeth but may also be fabricated to include the lower teeth as well depending on your particular situation. Individuals who wear braces or have some types of dental work may require a specific type of mouthguard that provides more coverage.

There are three types of sports mouthguards on the market, including pre-formed and ready to wear stock mouthguards, boil and bite mouthguards, and custom mouthguards fabricated by your dentist. Our office will help you to select just the right sports mouthguard to protect your smile. While the first two choices offer some level of protection, the best and most comfortable mouthguards to safeguard your smile are the ones individually designed and customized by your dentist.

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Monday: 9:00am – 7:00pm
Tuesday: 8:30am – 8:00pm
Wednesday: 9:00am – 6:00pm
Thursday: 8:30am – 5:30pm
Friday: 8:30am – 5:30pm
Saturday: 8:30am – 1:00pm

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362 Parsippany Road
Parsippany, NJ 07054
(973) 428-1515