Sealing the Deal: Understanding Dental Sealants and Their Uses

Dental Sealants: When They Are Recommended And Their Benefits

Dental sealants are thin, plastic coatings that are painted on the chewing surfaces of the back teeth (premolars and molars) to prevent tooth decay. The sealant quickly bonds into the depressions and grooves of the teeth, forming a protective shield over the enamel. But when are these sealants recommended and what do they offer? Let’s […]