Dental Sealants: What They Are and What They Do

Dental sealants are a form of preventative dentistry used to try and stop a cavity from occurring. Specifically, the sealant is a plastic material applied to the back teeth chewing surfaces or wherever else decay is most likely to occur; it is applied to you using a cosmetic dentist. By brushing and flossing on a [...]

How Dental Sealants Can Prevent Tooth Decay

Protect Your Teeth with Preventative Dentistry Treatments When you or family members experience frequent tooth decay, it is time to consider protecting the delicate enamel surfaces of teeth with dental sealants. Sealants are designed to cover and protect particular areas of teeth where food collects and is difficult to remove with brushing and flossing. Cosmetic [...]

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Dental Sealants: Who Can Get Them and What Is There Longevity?

Dental sealants are an excellent way to protect children’s teeth from tooth decay by coating them with a thin plastic material. Their teeth look and feel like normal, but they are protected from plaque build-up and decay early on. Dr. Phung Stevens and our staff recommend sealants as a preventive measure for children before any decay [...]