Sealants are thin coatings made of a special plastic which are applied on the chewing (occlusal) surfaces of the back teeth, which quickly hardens to form a surface that can help protect the tooth from cavities.
Common CDT codes for Sealants:
-  Sealant - per tooth
2. CDC, Hygiene Related Disease; Dental Caries; https://www.cdc.gov/healthywater/hygiene/disease/dental_caries.html.
3. National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research. “Seal Out Tooth Decay,” https://www.nidcr.nih.gov/sites/default/files/2017-11/seal-out-tooth-decay-parents.pdf
4. NIH US Library of Medicine, “Oral Health in America: A Report of the Surgeon General." https://profiles.nlm.nih.gov/ps/retrieve/ResourceMetadata/NNBBJT/
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