The Shock Doctor Gel Max Mouthguard protects your teeth, gums and tongue without compromising comfort. It is a triple layer design that includes an integrated breathing channel to ensure that you can wear it in comfort. The design also includes an exoskeletal shock frame for additional dental protection. Another innovative feature is its convertible quick release tether that allows you to wear it either with or without a strap. For a tight but comfortable fit, it also has a gel fit liner.
We would suggest the Gel Max Mouthguard for you if you play sports like basketball, hockey or boxing in which there is frequent inter player contact. A flying elbow, ball or puck can result in severe dental injuries that can require thousands of dollars to treat. In addition to dental protection, wearing a mouthgaurd can also help to reduce the risk of concussion if you suffer a direct blow to your jaw. If this happens, the mouthguard will absorb some of the force of the blow and reduce the amount of energy going to the brain. The benefits of wearing a mouthguard can are explained in detail here.
For greater wearer health, The Shock Doctor Gel Max Mouthguard is latex free, BPA free and Phthalate free. It comes in several colors, including Blue/Black, Black, Red, Orange, Purple, Blue and Pink. You can buy each color in either Adult or Youth versions.