Information for Parents

Parents, give your children a reason to smile, dental sealants are provided free at your child's school!

The Arizona School-based Sealant Program is a public health services provided by the Arizona Department of Health Services in partnership with Maricopa County Department of Public Health's Office of Oral Health.

Before Sealant

Tooth Before Sealant

After Sealant

Tooth After Sealant
Food and bacteria become trapped in grooves and pits.
Grooves and pits are sealed and protected from food and bacteria.

Importance of School Oral Health Programs

  • Tooth Decay is the most common chronic childhood disease
  • 5 times more common than asthma
  • 7 times more common than hay fever
  • 52 million school hours missed annually because of oral problems

Reference Materials

Help Keep Your Child's Teeth Healthy!

If you have any questions, please contact the program coordinator at 602-506-6946.