Common Facial Traumas in Female Athletes

Maxillofacial surgery in San Diego may be necessary for many reasons, including accidents and sports-related injuries. Watch this video to learn more about the kinds of facial trauma an oral surgeon sees most often in female athletes.

As more and more girls and young women take part in school and professional athletic programs, an oral surgeon has noticed an upswing in injuries to the mouth, teeth, and jaw. Oral surgery has a solution for almost any mouth injury. However, the best way to prevent missing or broken teeth, facial trauma, and broken bones is to wear a mouth guard whenever you are participating in a contact sport.