Advanced Dental Care of Orange City
2490 Enterprise Road, Orange City, FL 32763

Why Dental Sealants are an Easy and Effective Decay Defense for Kids

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When it comes to protecting children from cavities, dental sealants are one of the most effective options. See how they can help your child.

How effective are dental sealants?

After years of research, family dentistry experts agree that dental sealants are an extremely effective way to protect children from cavities. Research studies have repeatedly demonstrated that tooth sealants can give children 100 percent protection from cavities. Plus, these studies clearly demonstrated the effectiveness of dental sealants against tooth decay, regardless of whether children had the additional cavity protection of fluoridated water or not.

Which type of tooth sealants are most effective?

Did you know that there are three kinds of dental sealants typically offered by an affordable dentist in Orange City? They are distinguished by the way they set, with the three types being ultraviolet light-cured, visible light-cured, and self-cured. Research has demonstrated that self-cured tooth sealants are slightly more effective than ultraviolet light-cured sealants. While the increased effectiveness of self-cured sealants was shown over a two-year span, additional family dentistry research could help to indicate any long-term difference in efficacy.

Is the effectiveness of dental sealants maintained over time?

While dental sealants can last up to 10 years, they can sometimes be cracked or chipped, which can return the risk of cavities. Luckily, tooth sealants can be easily repaired or replaced for very low cost. And by having an affordable dentist in Orange City fix faulty dental sealants as soon as they require repair, their effectiveness can be fully restored to continue their cavity protection.

To learn about our family dentistry practice in Orange City, call Advanced Dental Care of Orange City today at (386) 951-1412 or make an appointment.

Advanced Dental Care offers affordable family dentistry and gentle, compassionate dental care in Orange City. With 20 affiliated practices throughout Florida, our offices are conveniently located with extended hours to meet your needs. At Advanced Dental Care of Orange City, we provide most dental services, from basic preventative care and general dentistry to specialized procedures and complete dental reconstruction. We accept most dental insurance plans and offer affordable financial solutions for any budget. Patient satisfaction is our top priority and we strive to provide the exceptional, affordable dental care and personal touch that lead to lasting relationships. A smiling patient is our greatest reward and we look forward to keeping those smiles healthy, beautiful, and bright. Discover an affordable dentist who truly cares at Advanced Dental Care of Orange City.

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Patient Reviews
The staff is great and makes me feel like family.
John E.
I had my first visit September 2017. The Doctor and Staff go above and beyond. Can’t wait for my next visit!
Kayla S.
The staff is friendly & professional. I was taken on time. Nicole told me how continue to improve on cleaning my teeth. I am very happy with the care I received.
Marie B.
All the people at this location are awesome
Michael D.
Have been going to Dr. Colon for years and I am not an easy case… I recommend her and the staff, all very compassionate and professional.
Elmer H.
Love the staff at advance dental care very kind and friendly
Joseph K.
Rebecca is the best hygienist ever!
Nicole H.
They are clean, professional, work with you and dedicated! Not to mention, they actually care and are not just about the money!
Tammy H.
Got a prompt response from the professional in that dental office on behalf of my dental problem. Felt that they show a lovely care to me .
Carmen E.
Very nice folks
Donna N.
Excellent hygienist! Rebecca is very thorough and obviously has the patient’s best interest at heart. I would definitely refer others to this practice.
Claudia G.
Best Dentist…Josie and Dr Colon and the x-ray girl were awesome!!
Deborah P.
I love this dental office! Nicole is awesome!
Grace H.
The entire staff is top notch!!!! Great place all around
Susan S.
They take care of me very well with my dental needs and treat me like an individual not a client with a number .,
Kathy S.
Staff very friendly, all smiling, well-run operation A+++, Very professional and care about why you are there. Was in and out for basic x-ray and exam tok 15 min
Jesse B.
My hygienist Nicole always does a wonderful job and I look forward to seeing her !!!
Debra W.
Amazing staff
Lori C.
I’ve been with Advanced Dental Care for a few years now. They have always taken great care of me and helped me take the best care of my teeth. They respect my time by keeping much closer to […]
Felicia K.
A very well run and professional office and a dentist who really knows her stuff… She really did very well for me…
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  • Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Friday 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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