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Fluoride Treatment in Corona, CA

What is fluoride treatment? Who might benefit from it? Glad you asked. Let’s learn about that.

Patient receiving Fluoride Treatment at Bedford Modern Dentistry in Corona

Fluoride Treatment at Bedford Modern Dentistry

Fluoride is a natural mineral that helps strengthen tooth enamel and protect against tooth decay. Fluoride can be applied in various forms, including as a gel, foam, or varnish, and is commonly used during routine dental checkups. Ask at the office which options for Fluoride treatment is available at the time.

Who Can Benefit from Fluoride Treatment?

Fluoride treatment is beneficial for people of all ages and especially for those with a higher risk of developing tooth decay. Children and teenagers may also benefit from fluoride treatment as their teeth are still developing. Common risk factors for tooth decay include:

  • Diet high in sugar or carbohydrates
  • Poor oral hygiene
  • Dry mouth
  • Certain medical conditions

Answer: All ages. While children and teenagers may benefit from fluoride treatments, it is especially beneficial for those with a higher risk of developing tooth decay. Common risk factors for tooth decay include:

  • Diet high in sugar or carbohydrates
  • Poor oral hygiene
  • Dry mouth
  • Certain medical conditions

Bedford Modern Dentistry

3955 Bedford Canyon Rd Ste 101

Corona, CA 92883

951-339-1946

 

off the 15 freeway Cajalco exit, in the Bedford Marketplace shopping center. Adjacent to the Kiddie Academy.

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Patient at Bedford Modern Dentistry receiving an X-Ray before getting their Fluoride treatment service in Corona

Why Choose Bedford Modern Dentistry for Fluoride Treatment in Corona?

Here are some of the reasons why choosing our dental office for fluoride treatment is the best choice:

  • At Bedford Modern Dentistry, we prioritize your oral health and provide top-quality dental care to our community. Here’s why you should choose our dental office:

We use state-of-the-art technology and equipment to ensure a comfortable and effective fluoride treatment.

  • Advanced, proven technology
  • Personalized Care from Our Friendly and Experienced Dental Professionals
  • Personalized treatment plans
  • Flexible Scheduling Options to Fit Your Busy Life
  • Flexible scheduling
  • Affordable Payment Options and Insurance Coverage to Make Dental Care Accessible to All
  • Affordable payment options
  • Our dental office is conveniently located at Corona, making it easy for you to access quality dental care.
  • Conveniently located

 

Signs You Might Need Fluoride Treatment

If you experience any of the following signs, you may benefit from fluoride treatment:

  • Frequent cavities or tooth decay
  • Sensitive teeth
  • Dark spots or discoloration on teeth
  • Dry mouth
  • Medical conditions that affect dental health

Fluoride Treatment Facts

  • According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), community water fluoridation has been recognized as one of the ten great public health achievements of the 20th century, reducing tooth decay by 25% in children and adults who consume fluoridated water.1

  • The American Dental Association recommends that children receive fluoride treatment every six months to help prevent cavities and tooth decay.2

  • A study published in the Journal of Dental Research found that children who received fluoride treatment had a 43% lower risk of developing cavities than those who did not receive the treatment.3

25%

reduction in tooth decay in children and adults who consume fluoridated water.

43%

of children who received fluoride treatment lower risk of developing cavities

Our Fluoride Experts

At Bedford Modern Dentistry, our experienced and knowledgeable dentists in Corona are committed to providing top-quality fluoride treatments to help protect your teeth from decay.

Trusted Dental Fluoride Treatment

Keep your teeth strong and healthy with fluoride treatment. Our quick and painless application of this naturally occurring mineral can help prevent tooth decay and protect your enamel for years to come.

 

 

Don't wait, Call Now 951-339-1946

Don't wait until it's too late to protect your teeth from decay. Call our dental office in Corona today to schedule a fluoride treatment with our experienced and friendly dental team. With our expertise in dental fluoride and commitment to patient care, you can trust us to keep your smile healthy and strong.

Dental Issues That Could Require Emergency Dental Care

  • Toothache or sever dental pain
  • Broken or chipped tooth
  • Lost or knocked out tooth
  • Swelling or infection in the mouth or jaw
  • A lost or losse orthodontic appliance (such as a bracket or wire)
  • Trauma or injury to the moth or jaw
  • Abscess or pus-filled pocket on the gums
  • A broken or lost dental restoration (such as a filling or crown)
  • Gum bleeding that doesn't stop

Fluoride Treatment FAQs

  • What should I expect during a fluoride treatment?

During a fluoride treatment, a dental professional will apply a fluoride gel, foam, or varnish to your teeth with a brush, swab, or tray. The treatment is painless and only takes a few minutes.

  • Is fluoride treatment safe?

Yes, fluoride treatment is safe when applied in the appropriate amount. Our dental professionals are trained to apply fluoride treatment safely and effectively.

  • How often should I get fluoride treatment?

The frequency of fluoride treatment depends on your individual needs and risk factors. Our dental professionals will evaluate your oral health and recommend the appropriate frequency of fluoride treatment.

  • Will my insurance cover fluoride treatment?

Many dental insurance plans cover fluoride treatment. Our team will work with you to determine your coverage and help maximize your benefits.

  • Is fluoride treatment only for children?

No, fluoride treatment is beneficial for people of all ages and is especially important for individuals who are at higher risk of developing tooth decay.


Sources

1 CDC. (2013). Ten great public health achievements – United States, 1900-1999. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep, 52(11), 241-243.

2 American Dental Association. (2021). Fluoride treatments. Retrieved from https://www.mouthhealthy.org/en/az-topics/f/fluoride-treatments.

3 Marinho, V. C., Higgins, J. P. T., Logan, S., & Sheiham, A. (2003). Fluoride varnishes for preventing dental caries in children and adolescents. The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, (3), CD002279. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD002279.