Monthly Archives: February 2017

Teeth Sealants Prevent Decay

Teeth sealants are thin layers of “tooth-colored” filler, called resin, that is placed in the pits, fissures, and grooves of the back teeth, or molars, to prevent decay from forming on these surfaces. Frequently, decay begins on molars in the pits and chewing surfaces. This starts shortly after the teeth erupt and for the first [...]