Dental sealants are used to prevent tooth decay once children start getting their permanent adult teeth. Adult teeth contain pits and fissures where food can get caught, and this could cause tooth decay. Dental sealants can be used to fill in those gaps to prevent any tooth decay. The process of applying dental sealants is simple and painless.
Fluoride is a mineral that helps strengthen tooth enamel. Fluoride treatments can help prevent tooth decay and cavities, and they can be administered two to four times per year. Your child can start getting fluoride treatments as soon as their first tooth appears.
Preventative Dental Services
The best way to ensure that your child has a lifetime of good oral health is to prevent problems before they have a chance to occur. At Children’s Dentistry, we offer the following preventative dental services:
Part of keeping their teeth healthy. Before cleaning teeth, dentist will check for any problems like plaque or cavities. Any plaque was found will be removed, and the dentist will also scrape the teeth to remove any tartar, which is hardened, built-up plaque.
Infant Oral Care
At Children’s Dentistry, we want to help you set your child up for a lifetime of good oral health. Healthy habits begin even before your child’s first teeth begin to emerge. Our team will work with you to help ensure that you’re taking the right steps for your child’s dental health.