American Dental Association studies have shown that 42% of children between the ages of 6 and 19 have signs of dental decay. The decay caused by bacteria and sugars leads to pain and expensive fillings, and sometimes even with the most diligent brushing routines it can’t be avoided. However, the application of sealants is a great way to avoid these issues for your children.
What Are Sealants
A sealant is thin coating of plastic that can be fitted to teeth. Teeth are properly cleaned, and then coated with a liquid that hardens, keeping them safe from food particles and acids that can lead to decay ...