Seal Teeth Surfaces To Prevent Decay
Usually made from thin layers of a specially made resin, they are placed on the molars where any pits, grooves or fissures may be to prevent the surface from decaying.
Generally, decay is seen predominantly in the back teeth because that’s where we chew our food. Sealing these surfaces of the back teeth prevents this specific type of decay.
Preventing Decay With Dental Sealants
The best way to truly guard your tooth from decay is to have a dental sealant applied. Although it is still possible that some decay may occur on the surfaces in between teeth, we ensure that your overall of having cavities will be lowered.
If you’d like to talk to the dentist about seeing if dental sealants are right for you, don’t hesitate to give us a call today!