Markham Dental Clinic | Dental Sealants | Cavity Prention

Dental Sealants | Beautiful Smiles, Healthy Teeth!

Dental Sealants protect your child’s newly erupted teeth from decay. Tooth decay is a big problem in children with a high sugary diet and poor oral hygiene. Very often, we recommend that your children have sealants applied to their teeth as a precautionary method to reduce tooth decay.

Dental sealants are a thin, plastic coating applied to the chewing surface of molars, premolars and any deep grooves (called pits and fissures) of back teeth.  More than 75% of dental decay begins in these deep grooves.

Teeth with these conditions are hard to clean and are very susceptible to decay.  A sealant protects the tooth by sealing deep grooves, creating a smooth, easy to clean surface.

Sealants can protect teeth from decay for many years but need to be checked for wear and chipping at regular dental visits.

In addition, Cornell Dental Centre is happy to announce that we use BPA free sealants! This means your new sealants will not bring along additional health risks; especially to our younger patients!

Book Your Appointment Today with Dr. M. Weerasinghe At Our Markham Dental Clinic 905-471-1348!

Dental Sealants

Reasons for Dental Sealants:

Children and teenagers – As soon as the six-year molars (the first permanent back teeth) appear or any time throughout the cavity prone years of 6-16. Adults – Tooth surfaces without decay that have deep grooves or depressions. Baby teeth – Occasionally done if teeth have deep grooves or depressions and child is cavity prone.

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Oct. 25, 2017

“Moe is an excellent hygienist! I highly recommend ANYBODY to come here. He is very knowledgeable and gentle".

- C. Alphonse

Oct. 21, 2017

“My family has been coming here for 17 years. They have friendly, knowledgeable staff who explained everything to me and my family.”

- V. Carranza

Oct.17, 2017

“EXCELLENT!! I continue to come to this office after moving out of the area in 2002!”

- L. Cuminsky

Oct. 4, 2017

“Dr. Weerasinghe has an excellent knowledge of dentistry. Dr. w takes the time to inform me of what’s going on with my dental health and ways to improve my health. I used to hate going to the dentist, but his jovial nature has really helped calm my fears.”

-N. Schleihauf

Oct. 20, 2017

“I had a cleaning appointment with Mohit and he did an amazing job. Very gentle cleaning. I have been coming to dr. Weerasinghe’s office for more than 10 years, and I would highly recommend him for all dental work fillings to crowns.”

- S. Vaidya

Aug. 15, 2017

“I have always appreciated how valuable your time is. Recently I was feeling really sick before my appointment. But I decided to come in anyway, everyone was so nice to me. In the end we rescheduled, and at NO POINT did I feel pressured or guilty into staying. Other places will charge a fee for rescheduling or make you feel bad if you wanted to cancel.”

- S. Dewling

Sept. 14, 2017

“The hygienist did a very good job. He took his time and was very thorough. He was exceptional and very friendly.”

- R. Theoret

Sept. 21, 2017

“They are very patient with me, listening to my needs. I’ve been treated with respect and I have NO PAIN! I feel that I am in safe hands."

- G. Papadopoulos

 Oct. 18, 2017

“Great relaxed atmosphere, knowledgeable staff. Dr. Weerasinghe is very professional and down to earth! Always a successful visit. Thank you so much!”

-G. Alegre

Sept. 29, 2017

“This is the first dentist office I have been to in 50 years that has ever taken the time to explain to me in full detail how I should take care of my teeth. This office is EXCELLENT compared to the one I had previously went to in Edmonton for 17 years.”

- J. Mellow 

Oct. 14, 2017

“Appointment started on time. Well conducted.”

- S. T. Gossai

Oct. 14, 2017

“Most painless cleaning ever.”

- I. Katanga

Oct. 5, 2017

“Always excellent care! Procedures are always explained clearly beforehand”

- K. Leopard

Oct. 4, 2017

“We have been patients at Cornell Dental Centre for 10 years and have always been happy with the professionalism and friendly nature of the staff.”

- R. Mifsud-Camilleri

Sept. 30, 2017

“I find Dr. MiG very friendly and knowledgeable. His staff is equally friendly and knowledgeable. I trust that his office always has our long term dental health in mind when treating us. I have had some poor care at other offices before coming here and one office seemed to always be pushing services and product, and I didn’t feel they had my best interest at heart.”

- S. Magill

Aug. 25, 2017

“Had my cleaning done today, and I was very happy with the excellent service.”

- R. M. Harrison

Sept. 29, 2017

“Very good. Has been for years!”

- D. Baxter

Oct. 14, 2017

“Very professional & they all care genuinely about my dental health. It’s always service with a smile, with convenient appointment times!”

- S. Jang

 Oct. 17, 2017

“EXCELLENT!! Moe was great! Fast and gentle”

- A. Aversa

Oct. 20, 2017

“I love when I have my appointments coming in to see Moe for a cleaning or polish. He has a surgical hand, a gentle touch and a wonderful chairside manner. Always a pleasure to be in his chair.”

- A. South

Sept. 15, 2017

“Very good!”

- M. Jewell

 Sept. 30, 2017

“I’ve been coming here for over 15 years and the care has always been excellent! I’ve always been made to feel comfortable and as relaxed as possible. Staff is friendly and welcoming. They actually get to know you and treat you like family.”

-S. Higgins

Oct. 14, 2017

“Excellent!!”

- S. Selvendran

Oct. 14, 2017

“As always, staff are pleasant. Very happy with how my teeth were cleaned today.”

- E. Sleiman