You may not be aware, but all teeth need fluoride. Fluoride minimizes harmful acid that continually attacks your teeth. This occurs when bacteria mixes with sugar in the mouth and then eats away at the tooth enamel, thus causing tooth decay. Regular fluoride treatments provided by your Toothville Hygienist can help.
Since most people get tend to get adequate amounts of fluoride through their municipal drinking water as well as the foods they eat, sometimes that is not always the case. Using store-bought bottled water or a bottled water filtration source may not be providing you with the fluoride you need!
Since fluoride is a mineral that helps prevent cavities, it can also help repair teeth to prevent the early microscopic states of tooth decay.
Traditionally, it was believed only children required fluoride treatments, but today, more adults require regular fluoride treatments especially since they may run a higher risk of tooth decay. This could be due to such factors as: