Did you know?

Did you know……

More than 1/4 of children in the U.S. are affected by tooth decay.

5 Facts about Tooth Decay

  1. Though preventable, tooth decay is the #1 chronic childhood illness and is 5 times more common than asthma.
  2. Children can get cavities as soon as their teeth emerge!
  3. The estimated cost of one cavity over a lifetime is over $2,000.  Every $1 spent on prevention saves up to $50 on future dental procedures.
  4. 4 million children in the U.S. have cavities.  That’s greater than the population of Lost Angeles!
  5. Over 35% of the U.S. population does NOT have fluoridated water.


x2 a Day- Create good brushing habits!  Encourage your child to brush 2X a day for 2 minutes and floss daily.

x2 a Year – Make sure your child visits the dentist 2X a year for a cleaning and check up.

x2 a Year – The American Dental Association recommends fluoride treatments at least every 6 months (2x a year) or 3-6 months for those with a high risk of cavities.

toothpaste smile

Tooth-paste in the form of face with a smile. Tube of toothpaste and toothbrush on blue background. Refreshing and whitening toothpaste.

Why does my child need a fluoride varnish?

  • Fluoride varnish can help protect enamel and help protect against early childhood cavities.
  • Applying fluoride varnish is easy.  Ands its yummy!
  • Fluoride is covered by most denta insurance companies.
  • Fluoride helps keep the teeth strong.
  • Fluoride varnish also helps prevent irreversible white spots that can occur around braces.
  • It isn’t just for kids, its great for adults too!

Ask us about a fluoride varnish today!  Jeffrey L. Angart, DDS in New Albany, Ohio


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