What Are Dental Sealants?
To prevent tooth decay, thin plastic coating is painted on the chewing surfaces of the teeth. This plastic coating is known as Dental Sealant.
How Do Dental Sealants Work?
Essentially they “seal out” plaque and food from the vulnerable areas of the tooth.
Who Can Get Dental Sealants?
As children and teenagers are usually more likely to develop tooth decay, they are the perfect candidates for Dental Sealants. However, even adults with teeth in good shape can opt for Dental Sealants.
How Long Do Sealants Last?
Generally, the result of a Dental Sealant process lasts upto 10 years.