Middletown SDF Cavity Treatment

A non-invasive treatment for kids

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An anxiety-free solution to cavities

If you think your child has cavities, don’t worry — you have options to help them recover their healthy smile. One of our favorite treatments is Silver Diamine Fluoride (SDF), a non-invasive, quick, and effective way to treat cavities and prevent further decay, especially in children with baby teeth.

SDF is a topical liquid solution that is applied directly to the surface of your child’s tooth. This means there’s no need to use needles or drills — ideal for children who have trouble sitting still! SDF solution includes Fluoride, which strengthens the tooth’s enamel and fights bacteria, and silver, which treats and prevents decay.

Does your child need an SDF cavity treatment in Middletown? Book an appointment with Dr. Tesoriero today. Call (732) 852-9200.

SDF cavity treatments in Middletown are great for:

  • $Restless children
  • $Children with special needs
  • $Children with baby teeth
  • $Kids with multiple cavities
  • $Children who have molar cavities

What to expect during SDF cavity treatment?

Dr. Tesoriero will clean the area from debris and plaque

He will isolate the area to protect surrounding tissues
SDF will be applied to the affected area using a small brus
We’ll follow up a few weeks later to ensure everything is okay

Jerry C.

Dr. Jason made my daughter feel very comfortable and as happy as can be. Highly recommend, especially if your child gets nervous or scared about the dentist.

Erin L.

Dr. Jason and the staff are FANTASTIC! I was holding back tears due to being so impressed with his professionalism and friendliness. I’m so grateful to find him and I’m looking forward future appointments.

Jacqueline F.

Dr. Jason is skilled, patient, personable, and put the whole family at ease. When your 5-year-old leaves the dental chair smiling, you know it’s a win!

A fun trip to the dentist!

Treating cavities doesn’t need to be painful or scary. We offer a variety of options to help your little one get the care that they need in the most comfortable and positive way possible.

Questions? Dr. Tesoriero will answer all of them before he begins treatment

He will work with you to help you take the best care of your child’s teeth

We have a variety of amenities to help your little one relax, such as TV, music, and more!

Frequently Asked Questions

Is my child a good candidate for SDF cavity treatment?

Because SDF treatment dyes the treated area a black or dark gray color, they are mostly recommended when the cavity is located in a baby tooth (since they will eventually fall out).

If your child has one or more cavities in their permanent teeth, Dr. Tesoriero may recommend other options, like fillings and crowns.

Other reasons why Dr. Tesoriero may advise other options are:

  • Your child is allergic to silver
  • Your child has gingivitis or other ulcerative condition

How can I tell if my child has tooth decay?

Not sure if your child has cavities? Keep an eye out for the following signs:

  • Tooth pain
  • Sensitive teeth
  • Dark areas on one or more teeth

If you notice one or more of these symptoms, book an appointment for cavity treatment in Middletown today!

How long does this procedure take?

SDF cavity therapy is a quick and non-invasive treatment. It only takes a few minutes!

Why do I need to treat cavities in baby teeth?

It’s a common misconception that cavities in baby teeth don’t need to be treated. However, leaving cavities untreated can have a variety of negative consequences for a child’s well-being:

  • Damage their emerging permanent teeth
  • Impact their eating habits
  • Affect their self-esteem and school performance
  • Cause problems related to speech development
  • Lead to infections in the mouth & other parts of the body

Schedule Today!

schedule your middletown dentist appointment today at Acorn Pediatric Dental

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1161 State Route 35
Middletown NJ, 07748

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Call: (732) 852-9200


Monday: 9am-5pm
Tuesday: 9am-5pm
Wednesday: Closed
Thursday: 12pm-7pm
Friday: 9am-5pm
Saturday: 8am-1pm
Sunday: Closed