No matter how well you take care of your smile, tooth decay can happen. This is especially true for the chewing surfaces of your back teeth, which are impossible to clean thoroughly on your own. Luckily, you can reduce your risk of developing cavities in these teeth by over 90% thanks to dental sealants.
The process to apply dental sealants is extremely simple. Your dentist simply paints the sealant material, which is typically clear or the same color as your natural teeth, onto you’re the surface of your tooth to “seal” the pits and grooves and protect against decay. While dental sealants are typically applied while you are a child, they can be applied at any age.
Protecting your teeth with sealants certainly has its advantages, including:
Say goodbye to tooth decay and hello to a cavity-free smile with dental sealants at Dr. Kuhl Dentistry. For more information about dental sealants or to schedule an appointment, contact our caring and experienced dental team today. It’s time to experience the “Kuhl” way of dentistry!