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Everything that you need to know about Dental Sealants Dental sealants or pit and fissure sealants are like a protective covering on your teeth. Sealants as the name states, seal off all the deep fissures and grooves on your molar teeth. The molars teeth are present at the back of your jaws. These teeth have a broad surface area and are full of grooves and fissures. Molars are also the teeth which are most susceptible to decay and cavities because food and debris get stuck on them. Dental sealants seal these deep grooves and make the top surfaces of your teeth smooth. Dentists prefer to apply sealants in newly erupted molar teeth in children. On rare occasions, sealants are helpful for adults and primary teeth as well. The procedure is simple and hassle-free. It involves acid treatment and application of the sealant. No drilling or teeth cutting is necessary for this procedure. Sealants can last long enough if you take proper care. Let's review dental sealants in details. What are Dental Sealants and how do sealants appear?

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