During your child’s first check-up at our Missoula office, we can discuss sealants, a clear layer of plastic applied to the grooved surfaces of the teeth.
Hi. I’m Dr. Brett Felton, and I’ve been a dentist here in Missoula since 2007. One of my favorite things about being a dentist is seeing how my Missoula area patients find renewed confidence in themselves after a smile makeover.
Though we don’t often think about it, Lolo children as young as 9 or 10 months of age can be infected with cavity producing bacteria, which cause cavities and tooth decay. The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that almost 20% of children 2 to 5 have untreated cavities, and the percentage rises in children over 6. 1