Dental by Design believes you deserve a dental experience unlike any other. One that takes place in a beautiful, state-of-the-art office that makes you feel comfortable and pampered every step of the way. One that also offers you the convenience of both pediatric dentistry and cosmetic and restorative dentistry for adults in the same office. You’ll find all of this and more at Dental by Design and Dental by Design Kool Kids.
While there is no substitute for brushing and flossing to maintain a healthy smile, there is another way to help keep your child’s teeth clean in those uneven, hard-to-reach surfaces of their back teeth. Sealants are a protective coating that, when applied to the chewing surface of molars, help to stop cavities from forming. In fact, according to the American Dental Association, sealants have been shown to reduce the risk of tooth decay by nearly 80% in molars!
Fluoride is a naturally-occurring mineral found in food and is supplemented in most water sources. This mineral strengthens the enamel of your teeth and helps prevent cavities in children and adults. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, when you brush your teeth with fluoride toothpaste or use other topical fluoride products, you can help to prevent tooth decay by at least 25%!