Dental Fluoride Treatment in Medford, OR

Protect Your Teeth from Decay

Dental Fluoride Treatments for All Ages

Fluoride is a natural mineral that builds strong teeth and prevents cavities. Because the city of Medford does not add fluoride to its tap water, we often recommend fluoride treatments to our patients to help ensure a healthy, long-lasting smile.

Dental fluoride treatment can be used and applied in the form of a highly concentrated rinse, foam, or gel. A great add-on to your routine dental cleaning visit!

Request an appointment and ask about fluoride treatment at your visit.

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Benefits of Fluoride

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Builds strong teeth

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Prevents cavities

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Supports healthy tooth enamel

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Fights bacteria

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Painless, Easy Application

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Completed in Just a Few Minutes

Remember: Fluoride treatment is not a replacement for at-home brushing and flossing. Keep up on your daily oral hygiene habits and make sure to use a toothpaste containing fluoride.

Fluoride Treatment: What to Expect

We can apply fluoride at the end of your dental cleaning:

  • We’ll start with a clean mouth
  • Your hygienist will paint a protective gel on the surface of your teeth. We also offer rinse and foam options
  • We recommend no eating or drinking for 30 minutes

That’s it! Fast, easy, and highly effective.

Answers to Your Questions about Fluoride

Is fluoride treatment worth it?

Fluoride has been a proven oral health treatment for decades. It’s a great extra layer of protection against bacteria. Fluoride is especially beneficial for those who are at high risk of developing cavities.

Is fluoride recommended for kids?

We typically don’t recommend fluoride treatments for anyone under the age of 3. And in younger patients, we may recommend a dental sealant instead of fluoride, depending on their needs. Children who use fluoride toothpaste should be supervised during brushing to avoid swallowing and ensure they rinse properly.

Why do I still need to have my teeth cleaned twice a year?

Yes. Although fluoride will help protect against cavities, routine professional dental cleanings are still needed to keep bacteria-filled tartar from building up and hurting your gums or causing decay.

Why Choose Us

Comfort

Our friendly team has a special knack for helping our patients feel relaxed during their visits.

Relationships

We’re focused on building and fostering relationships to help patients achieve excellent oral and overall health.

Results

No matter your budget, you’ll receive expert care and high-quality outcome.

What Our Patients Are Saying

“I’m allergic to pain. That’s one thing you don’t get with Dr. Catt. He has a totally pain free working environment.”

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“Dr. Catt and his staff are wonderful! They are professional and kind and they go above and beyond in making their patients comfortable. You can tell they really care about their patients. I highly recommend!”

– Cathy B.

Our Rogue Valley Office

Address

3546 Lone Pine Rd
Medford, OR 97504
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Phone

(541) 772-8846

Hours

Mon – Thurs: 8AM – 5PM
Fri: By appointment only
Sat – Sun: Closed

See for Yourself Why Dr. Catt is the Preferred Choice for Fluoride Treatment in Medford

Call (541) 772-8846 to schedule a consultation. We look forward to helping you improve your smile!