<ul><li>HSS educational activities are carried out in a manner that serves the educational component of our Mission.  </li...
Dr. Layne Martin on: Mouth Guard In Sports… … A No-Brainer!
What are sports mouth guards Sports mouth guards are plastic dental appliances that are worn to provide a degree of protec...
Important Characteristics  of a mouth guard Fits well
Important Characteristics  of a mouth guard Provides optimum protection
Important Characteristics  of a mouth guard Must not impede breathing or create hazards to the airway or oral cavity
Important Characteristics  of a mouth guard Must not impede communication
Important Characteristics  of a mouth guard 1. Fits well 2. Provides optimum protection 3. Must not impede breathing or cr...
There are 3 types of  Mouth guards Stock Mouth guard Advantages Disadvantages Most inexpensive Least protective Fits over ...
There are 3 types of  Mouth guards Stock Mouth guard Advantages Disadvantages Most inexpensive Least protective Fits over ...
There are 3 types of  Mouth guards Boil & Bite guard Advantages Disadvantages Inexpensive Deteriorates over time Form fitt...
The benefits a sports mouth  guard/mouthpiece provides Tooth fracture, tooth dislocation, and jaw fracture . Sports Mouth ...
The benefits a sports mouth  guard/mouthpiece provides Tooth fracture, tooth dislocation, and jaw fracture . Bruising and ...
The benefits of a sports mouth  guard/mouthpiece Tooth fracture, tooth dislocation, and jaw fracture . Bruising and lacera...
The benefits a sports mouth  guard/mouthpiece provides Tooth fracture, tooth dislocation, and jaw fracture . Bruising and ...
POP  QUIZ! AND NOW FOR OUR POP QUIZ! [email_address]  | 800A 5 th  Avenue, New York, NY 10014 | (212) 371-1971
POP  QUIZ! 10% >50% [email_address]  | 800A 5 th  Avenue, New York, NY 10014 | (212) 371-1971
POP  QUIZ! 10% Prior to Implementation of the National Federation of State High School Associations( NFHS ) mouth guard ru...
POP  QUIZ! 10% >50% Prior to Implementation of the National Federation of State High School Associations( NFHS ) mouth gua...
POP  QUIZ! 5 Million 500 Million [email_address]  | 800A 5 th  Avenue, New York, NY 10014 | (212) 371-1971
POP  QUIZ! 5 Million The number of teeth that are knocked out every year [email_address]  | 800A 5 th  Avenue, New York, N...
POP  QUIZ! 5 Million The number of teeth that are knocked out every year [email_address]  | 800A 5 th  Avenue, New York, N...
POP  QUIZ! 5 Million $500 Million The number of teeth that are knocked out every year The amount spent on replacing these ...
POP  QUIZ! 3 Times 6 Times [email_address]  | 800A 5 th  Avenue, New York, NY 10014 | (212) 371-1971
POP  QUIZ! 50% to <.5% [email_address]  | 800A 5 th  Avenue, New York, NY 10014 | (212) 371-1971 100%
POP  QUIZ! 50% to <.5% The drop in orofacial injuries since 1962 when it became a requirement to wear mouth guards in high...
POP  QUIZ! 50% to <.5% The drop in orofacial injuries since 1962 when it became a requirement to wear mouth guards in high...
Final  Thoughts Anybody that participates in sports, especially your contact sports, should be wearing mouth guards at any...
Dr. Layne Martin “ <ul><li>Native New Yorker </li></ul><ul><li>DDS from StonyBrook University  </li></ul><ul><li>United St...
THANK  YOU [email_address]  | 800A 5 th  Avenue, New York, NY 10014 | (212) 371-1971
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  1. 1. <ul><li>HSS educational activities are carried out in a manner that serves the educational component of our Mission. </li></ul><ul><li>As faculty we are committed to providing transparency in any/all external relationships prior to giving an academic presentation. </li></ul><ul><li>Dr. Layne Martin, D.D.S. </li></ul><ul><li>No Affiliation – DDS in private practice </li></ul><ul><li>Disclosure: I DO NOT have a financial relationship with any commercial interest. </li></ul>[email_address] | 800A 5 th Avenue, New York, NY 10014 | (212) 371-1971
  2. 2. Dr. Layne Martin on: Mouth Guard In Sports… … A No-Brainer!
  3. 3. What are sports mouth guards Sports mouth guards are plastic dental appliances that are worn to provide a degree of protection for both the mouth’s soft tissues (lips, cheeks, gums, tongue) and hard tissues (teeth and jaw bones).
  4. 4. Important Characteristics of a mouth guard Fits well
  5. 5. Important Characteristics of a mouth guard Provides optimum protection
  6. 6. Important Characteristics of a mouth guard Must not impede breathing or create hazards to the airway or oral cavity
  7. 7. Important Characteristics of a mouth guard Must not impede communication
  8. 8. Important Characteristics of a mouth guard 1. Fits well 2. Provides optimum protection 3. Must not impede breathing or create hazards to the airway or oral cavity 4. Must not impede communication
  9. 9. There are 3 types of Mouth guards Stock Mouth guard Advantages Disadvantages Most inexpensive Least protective Fits over orthodontic Appliances Easily dislodged Poor Fit
  10. 10. There are 3 types of Mouth guards Stock Mouth guard Advantages Disadvantages Most inexpensive Least protective Fits over orthodontic Appliances Easily dislodged Poor Fit Boil & Bite guard Advantages Disadvantages Inexpensive Deteriorates over time Form fitted May not last entire season
  11. 11. There are 3 types of Mouth guards Boil & Bite guard Advantages Disadvantages Inexpensive Deteriorates over time Form fitted May not last entire season Custom Fit guard Advantages Disadvantages Most accurate fit Most expensive Most Comfortable May need to be adjusted Most Protection Stock Mouth guard Advantages Disadvantages Most inexpensive Least protective Fits over orthodontic Appliances Easily dislodged Poor Fit
  12. 12. The benefits a sports mouth guard/mouthpiece provides Tooth fracture, tooth dislocation, and jaw fracture . Sports Mouth guards can help prevent :
  13. 13. The benefits a sports mouth guard/mouthpiece provides Tooth fracture, tooth dislocation, and jaw fracture . Bruising and laceration of the soft tissues of the mouth Sports Mouth guards can help prevent :
  14. 14. The benefits of a sports mouth guard/mouthpiece Tooth fracture, tooth dislocation, and jaw fracture . Bruising and laceration of the soft tissues of the mouth An athlete from sustaining concussions Sports Mouth guards can help prevent :
  15. 15. The benefits a sports mouth guard/mouthpiece provides Tooth fracture, tooth dislocation, and jaw fracture . Bruising and laceration of the soft tissues of the mouth An athlete from sustaining concussions Psychological impediments to performance on the field To help prevent :
  16. 16. POP QUIZ! AND NOW FOR OUR POP QUIZ! [email_address] | 800A 5 th Avenue, New York, NY 10014 | (212) 371-1971
  17. 17. POP QUIZ! 10% >50% [email_address] | 800A 5 th Avenue, New York, NY 10014 | (212) 371-1971
  18. 18. POP QUIZ! 10% Prior to Implementation of the National Federation of State High School Associations( NFHS ) mouth guard rule: is the chance that an athlete participating in contact sport will sustain a significant oral-facial injury each season [email_address] | 800A 5 th Avenue, New York, NY 10014 | (212) 371-1971
  19. 19. POP QUIZ! 10% >50% Prior to Implementation of the National Federation of State High School Associations( NFHS ) mouth guard rule: is the chance that an athlete participating in contact sport will sustain a significant oral-facial injury each season is the chance that an athlete participating in contact sport will sustain a significant oral-facial injury during their secondary school careers [email_address] | 800A 5 th Avenue, New York, NY 10014 | (212) 371-1971
  20. 20. POP QUIZ! 5 Million 500 Million [email_address] | 800A 5 th Avenue, New York, NY 10014 | (212) 371-1971
  21. 21. POP QUIZ! 5 Million The number of teeth that are knocked out every year [email_address] | 800A 5 th Avenue, New York, NY 10014 | (212) 371-1971
  22. 22. POP QUIZ! 5 Million The number of teeth that are knocked out every year [email_address] | 800A 5 th Avenue, New York, NY 10014 | (212) 371-1971
  23. 23. POP QUIZ! 5 Million $500 Million The number of teeth that are knocked out every year The amount spent on replacing these teeth each year [email_address] | 800A 5 th Avenue, New York, NY 10014 | (212) 371-1971
  24. 24. POP QUIZ! 3 Times 6 Times [email_address] | 800A 5 th Avenue, New York, NY 10014 | (212) 371-1971
  25. 25. POP QUIZ! 50% to <.5% [email_address] | 800A 5 th Avenue, New York, NY 10014 | (212) 371-1971 100%
  26. 26. POP QUIZ! 50% to <.5% The drop in orofacial injuries since 1962 when it became a requirement to wear mouth guards in high school and college football during practice session and competition. [email_address] | 800A 5 th Avenue, New York, NY 10014 | (212) 371-1971
  27. 27. POP QUIZ! 50% to <.5% The drop in orofacial injuries since 1962 when it became a requirement to wear mouth guards in high school and college football during practice session and competition the percentage of orofacial injuries. [email_address] | 800A 5 th Avenue, New York, NY 10014 | (212) 371-1971 100% The number of people participating in football and soccer that should wear Mouthguards.
  28. 28. Final Thoughts Anybody that participates in sports, especially your contact sports, should be wearing mouth guards at any age level. If they start young, they will get used to them all the way through the ranks. [email_address] | 800A 5 th Avenue, New York, NY 10014 | (212) 371-1971
  29. 29. Dr. Layne Martin “ <ul><li>Native New Yorker </li></ul><ul><li>DDS from StonyBrook University </li></ul><ul><li>United States Navy Scholarship </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Served 6 years and completed a General Practice Residency at Bethesda Naval Hospital </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Appointed as a clinical professor and the Dental Department Head of the Diego Garcia Naval Base </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Trained naval personnel in facial trauma, medical emergencies, and cosmetic dentistry </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Member of the Academy of General Dentistry and the American Dental Association </li></ul><ul><li>Extensive experience in sports related orofacial injuries and related cosmetic dentistry. </li></ul><ul><li>Author of several articles on dental infections and cures </li></ul><ul><li>Extensive post-graduate training in cosmetic dentistry and implant dentistry </li></ul>Our practice places a strong emphasis on cosmetic dentistry in addition to the full range of preventive, restorative, and orthodontic procedures. “
  30. 30. THANK YOU [email_address] | 800A 5 th Avenue, New York, NY 10014 | (212) 371-1971

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