Sealants

By: Dr. Elston Wong Dentistry  24-09-2012
Keywords: dentistry

Decay in the grooves of teeth is the most difficult type of decay to prevent, because it is due to simple food and bacterial packing deep into the grooves. Since the grooves are so narrow, this food is impossible to clean out. If we can, we try to seal the grooves before decay develops. Sealants are typically applied on children’s teeth when they emerge sufficiently into the mouth.

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