Early – stage cavities on the smooth surface of a tooth are usually detected visually. They often appear as chalky white spots that can mar the appearance of your teeth. White spots also commonly appear on teeth after orthodontic treatment. ICON provides a fast and easy cosmetic treatment for these type of white spots. The affected tooth will be gently and painlessly prepared with a gel. The dentist will then fill the affected area with the ICON White spots treated with the ICON take on the appearance of the surrounding healthy enamel, restoring the natural look of the tooth. No drilling or shots of anesthetic are needed to cosmetically remove white spots with ICON. And, unlike other treatments, you only need to make one visit to the dentist!