Pit and fissure sealants
Dental sealants are used as a preventive measure. They can prevent the appearance of dental caries in the pits of permanent pre-molar and molar teeth (where food debris are often stuck). It is recognized that pit and fissure sealants reduce the risk of the development of dental caries by approximately 80%. It has been used for many years to prevent caries.
Only for kids?
Although dental sealant is mostly destined for kids or adolescents whose permanent teeth are emerging, everyone can benefit from it and reduce their risk of caries.