Fluoride is a natural mineral that helps strengthen your teeth against decay. While people already get it from the water they drink, people who are concerned about future cavities can come into our office to get fluoride treatment.
If you’re concerned about cavities, you’re likely a good candidate for fluoride treatment. The fact that it’s such a quick, affordable procedure makes it easy to recommend. That said, it’s especially recommended for:
In some cases, we may pair this treatment with sealants , which can also protect teeth from cavities. If there’s already been decay, we may instead need to give you fillings .
Fluoride varnish only takes minutes to apply, though you should wait an additional 30 minutes to ensure it’s fully dried before drinking, and an additional four to six hours before brushing your teeth.
When administered at our dental office, fluoride can act as a whitener. We typically recommend this treatment anywhere from two to four times per year.
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