Sealants

For children ages 6-18, Bell Dental strongly recommends the placement of dental sealants on all adult molars.

sealantsA dental sealant is a plastic coating designed to protect the chewing surfaces of a child’s teeth. Placed on the permanent back teeth (the molars and premolars), these sealants protect from the build up of food particles and bacteria in the hard-to-clean grooved sections of these teeth.