Playing Sports and Invisalign
Many parents have voiced their concern about their kids wearing orthodontic braces and participating in physical activities. Dr. Panucci assures us that wearing braces should not deter a child from participating in sports.
There are a few precautions that children wearing braces should take if they are participating in full contact sports. They need to make sure they are wearing protective mouth guards.
There is the alternative of bubble wrapping your child, although it’s not highly recommended, watch the hilarious how to do video below:
Invisalign is an excellent choice for active teens. Invisalign Teen gives you the benefits of straighter teeth without the hassle of metal braces. Because Invisalign is removable, the plastic aligners pop out very easily before heading out to the field or participating in other contact sports.
Whether you have Invisalign braces or conventional braces don’t let them stop you from participating in contact sports.Beach Braces 1730 Manhattan Beach Blvd. Suite B, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266 TEL: 310-379-0006 Fax: (310) 379-7051
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