“Prevention is better than cure” is a maxim that applies in dentistry as in medicine. We have several ways to prevent oral problems and for this it is essential to go to a dentist with a general, conservative and little interventionist mentality. A dentist who wants to keep his own teeth to put prosthesis.
A dentist who looks out for the patient’s best interest. They are preventive treatments, for example, the application of fluoride gels in children, or in adults with a high degree of caries to prevent it.