Dental Mouth Guard Procedures

In addition to a wide range of general and cosmetic dental treatments, Dr. Elaine Halley is certified to fit our athletic patients from Edinburgh, Lothian, Midlothian, and the surrounding regions with the OSO Athletic orthopaedic appliance. Worn on the upper or lower teeth, the OSO Athletic mouth guard is made of durable plastic that is moulded to your unique bite.

The orthopaedic appliances, one for the upper jaw and another for the lower, help you to maintain the natural position of your jaw, one that eases muscular tension, increases air flow to the lungs, increases balance and core stability, and reduces the risk of injury. Ideal for all athletes—from professionals to casual athletes, team sports participants to solo runners or golfers—the OSO Athletic mouth guard is designed to realign your jaw, allowing you to reach your peak performance. Contact to schedule an appointment for the OSO Athletic mouth guard.

Ideal for all athletes—from professionals to casual athletes, team sports participants to solo runners or golfers—the OSO Athletic mouth guard is designed to realign your jaw, allowing you to reach your peak performance.

OSO Athletic Orthopaedic Appliance Procedure

The fitting procedure for the OSO Athletic mouth guard takes about an hour. During this time, we will take dental impressions of your teeth and measure your mouth. Low-frequency nerve stimulation is used to coax the muscles of the jaw to relax completely.

Once the muscles have released their tension, we will note the new jaw position and send this information, along with the dental impression, to an OSO-certified laboratory. Within two weeks, your OSO orthopaedic appliance will be ready.

An Orthopaedic Appliance for Team and Solo Athletes

The OSO Athletic mouth guard releases tension from your jaw, and subsequently many other muscles of your body, changing the way you carry yourself during your athletic activities, thereby improving balance, endurance, and your range of motion. As a result of the overall release of tension, you will be less prone to

As a result of the overall release of tension, you will be less prone to injuries, whether you are on the golf course or the rugby field. The lower mouth guard fits over your bottom teeth for non-contact sports, while the upper mouth guard serves the dual purpose of protecting your mouth and releasing tension.

Learn More about the OSO Athletic Orthopaedic Mouth Guard

The OSO Athletic orthopaedic appliance is scientifically proven to improve peak performance levels. Whether you are a casual athlete who wants to get more from your workout or a professional who would like to improve your performance, meet with one of our qualified staff in our offices serving East Lothian, West Lothian, and surrounding regions to see whether the OSO Athletic mouth guard is right for you.

Last updated April 27th, 2017