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Fluoride is a beneficial mineral that can help you and your smile in many ways. If you have questions about fluoride, our dentist, Dr. Shahdad Arami, would like to help you find the answers. The more you know about fluoride, the better. This can help you properly and effectively use it to your advantage. So, to give you the answers you need, our dentist is happy to share the answers to the following commonly asked questions about fluoride:

Q: What is fluoride?
A: Fluoride is a mineral that dives into your tooth enamel and strengthens it. This makes the teeth tough and resilient. It also gives the enamel the ability to fight bacteria and acid, which can help you prevent enamel erosion and cavities. Fluoride is a mineral found in many natural resources.

Q: How often should I use fluoride?
A: You should strengthen your teeth with fluoride each day. Exposure to fluoride is very important.

Q: How can I access fluoride?
A: You can use fluoride toothpaste, drink fluoridated water (from the tap), use fluoride mouthwash and receive a professional fluoride treatment during your regular dental checkups.

To learn more about fluoride in Northridge, California, please contact Northridge Dental Group when you have the opportunity. All you need to do is dial 818-886-6100 and we will be more than happy to help you in any way we can. We look forward to your phone call!