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About the Procedure

Sealants are an essential treatment for all children to guard against the formation of cavities. A bonded white filling material is applied to cover the grooves of back teeth where bacteria can proliferate.

About the Division of Dentistry

The Massachusetts General Hospital Division of Dentistry is a hospital-based group practice containing multiple dental specialists under one roof. Like traditional dental practices, we are open to the public and provide all aspects of preventive, therapeutic and restorative dental care.