Can teeth be correctly reinstated with fluoride? They call fluoride nature’s cavity fighter. Why? Well, fluoride is like the blacksmith for your dental army of tooth enamel. Tooth enamel is that thin deposit on the surface of your teeth that protects your teeth from bacterial infection, corrosion, and deterioration. And what do you do when the army needs protection or has dented armor? You go to the blacksmith. For further facts on fluoride, read on:
– Fluoride is an ingredient in many kinds of toothpaste. If you want to make sure your toothpaste has the required amount of fluoride to safely and effectively strengthen your teeth, always seek out the ADA Seal of Acceptance from the American Dental Association on packages of toothpaste.
– Need an extra boost of protection? Ask Dr. Ximena Velasquez-Pierce to give you a professional fluoride treatment.
– Fluoride is added to the public drinking water supply in many cities in the United States to provide an additional layer of protection for your teeth.
– Fluoride supplements can also be accepted online or in stores in lozenge form, as well as tablets and drops.
With the support of Dr. Ximena Velasquez-Pierce and our lovely team at Velasquez-Pierce Family Dentistry in Venice, Florida, we can restore your dental army to its former glory. To schedule an appointment, call us at 941-497-4997.