At Modern Dental Studio of East Brunswick, New Jersey, Dr. Tripthi Shetty and her team provide a wide selection of preventative and general dentistry services for children and adults. One way to protect the smile from the development of cavities is with fluoride treatments for teeth. Fluoride varnish can be used for patients of all ages to strengthen and protect their natural teeth. Continue reading to learn more!
What is fluoride, and what can it do?
Fluoride is a natural mineral found to help prevent tooth decay. When applied to the teeth in high concentrations, fluoride can help repair early signs of tooth decay and prevent new cavities from forming. Fluoride treatments are usually quick and painless, and they offer a great way to protect your teeth from cavities.
What are the benefits of fluoride application at the dental office?
There are many advantages to fluoride application at Modern Dental Studio.
- Fluoride treatments help to repair early signs of tooth decay
- Fluoride treatments help to prevent new cavities from forming
- Fluoride treatments are usually quick and painless
- Fluoride treatments offer a great way to protect your teeth from developing tooth decay
- Fluoride treatments are affordable and a smart investment to protect the smile
What can I expect from my fluoride application appointment?
At your appointment, Dr. Shetty or one of our skilled dental hygienists will apply fluoride varnish or gel to your teeth. This varnish is safe for adults and children of all ages, and it is used to strengthen and protect natural teeth. The fluoride varnish is applied in just a few minutes and dries quickly. You will be able to eat and drink as usual after your appointment. You can expect the fluoride varnish to last for several months before another application can be made if deemed necessary.
Learn more about fluoride treatment for teeth
Fluoride treatments are an essential part of dental care, and they can offer many benefits for your oral health. If you have any questions about dental fluoride treatments, ask our board-certified general dentist, Dr. Tripthi Shetty of Modern Dental Studio in East Brunswick, NJ. Her office is located at 577 Cranbury Road, Suite C-1, and can be reached by calling (732) 402-8858.