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Dental Sealants

Brushing and flossing are the best ways to prevent cavities, however the toothbrush cannot always get into those deep grooves in your molars. This is where sealants come into play. Sealants are a thin, protective coating that flows into the grooves and hardens. Somewhat like a filling but no drilling is involved. It fills the groove to prevent food, sugars etc. from doing damage in those hard to clean areas.

Children and adults can benefit from them, but the best time to place sealants is in newly erupted teeth. The first molars usually appear around age 6, the second molars around age 12.

It is a very quick procedure, no needles, numbing, or drilling. The tooth will be cleaned & dried, an etchant will be applied then rinsed, then a bonding agent is applied and then the sealant material is flowed into the groove and then cured onto the tooth. That's it, it's quick and simple.

Sealants can last for a long time and will be rechecked at each visit. Most insurance companies cover sealants. It is much better to prevent cavities then dealing with what may happen down the road. Thinking that sealants may be something that would be best for you or your little one, MYRDH Dental Hygiene Spa can have a look and let you know. Sealants are one of our many services that we offer.

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MYRDH Dental Hygiene Spa

222 Fairview Drive Unit#201

Brantford, ON


Update: We are still temporarily closed and are contacting anyone with appointments.  We are following the updates daily, as soon as we can safely be open, we will let you know, thank you for you patience and support. 

ALERT: COVID-19 Pandemic - With the well-being of our Dental Hygienists, Clients & our community in mind we have made the decision to temporarily close. Thank you for your support and please take care of yourself and family during this time.

Monday      12:00PM - 8:00PM 

Tuesday    9:00AM - 7:00PM 

Wednesday 8:00AM - 4:00PM 

Thursday   12:00PM - 4:00PM

Friday         9:00AM – 1:00PM

Open the following Saturdays 9-2pm 

Closed all Stat holidays and long weekends