The Chances of Cavities Developing on the Back Teeth Can Be Reduced by Dental Sealants

Shielding Your Teeth with Sealants

Dental sealants are a plastic material that is painted onto the chewing surfaces of the teeth to protect them against cavities. Sealants can be placed on any of the teeth, but they are usually placed on the premolars and molars, as these are the teeth that have decay the most often. The back teeth have crevices and depressions that are... read more »