One of the first questions we are typically asked following the completion of a hygiene examination and cleaning is about cavities. Every patient wants to know if additional treatment is needed to remove cavities and tooth decay. Cavities form when areas of the outer covering of the tooth, the dental enamel, become damaged from decay. This can be caused by poor eating habits, lack of an oral hygiene routine and even family history. If you are looking for extra protection to help ward off cavities, we have the treatment for you. Continue reading to learn more.