Mouthguards are not all created equal! Comparing professionally fabricated, custom sports mouthguards with Boil and Bite type mouthguards reveals significant differences. ERKODENT type mouthguards fit exactly onto the teeth, do not move and allow you to breath freely and after a short time of adaptation, to speak normally.
The ERKODENT custom laminated mouthguards are micron accurate and can provide 10 times more protection than a boil and bite mouthguard. Replacing a knocked out tooth with an implant and crown can cost $5,000 or more, so the Erkodent Mouthguard is a small investment.
This serious trauma was caused by an elbow blow. It could have been avoided if the player had been wearing a SmileCare mouthguard.