h3>What are Dental Sealants?
A dental sealant is a thin plastic protective layer that is placed over a tooth.
Why Do Children Need Dental Sealants?
Due to the characteristic deep crevices in teeth, it is easy for food and bacteria to find a place to hide and therefore cause cavities. A dental sealant provides a shield of protection over the tooth, keeping food and bacteria from finding a “nesting” place.