Do you want to strength and protect your teeth from cavities and decay? If so, you might be interested in our fluoride treatments.
Fluoride is a natural mineral that helps protect your teeth from cavities and decay. It works by strengthening the enamel, the outer layer of your teeth, and making it more resistant to acid and bacteria. Fluoride also helps repair early signs of tooth decay by remineralizing the weakened areas of your enamel.
Even if you brush and floss regularly, you may still be at risk of developing cavities, especially if you have one or more of the following factors:
Fluoride treatment can help prevent or slow down the progression of cavities by providing extra protection to your teeth. It can also reduce the need for costly and invasive dental procedures in the future.
Fluoride treatment is a simple and quick process that can be done during your routine dental exam. No extra appointment is necessary. Your dentist or hygienist will apply a high concentration of fluoride to your teeth in the form of a rinse, foam, gel, or varnish. Depending on the type of fluoride used, you may be asked to avoid eating or drinking for 30 minutes after the treatment to allow the fluoride to fully absorb into your teeth.
Fluoride treatment has many benefits for your oral health, such as:
Fluoride treatment is generally safe and well-tolerated by most people. However, some people may experience some minor side effects, such as:
If you have any concerns or questions about fluoride treatment, please consult with your dentist before undergoing the procedure. They will assess your oral health and determine the best course of action for you.
In addition to professional fluoride treatment, you can also get more fluoride from other sources, such as: