Caring for Your Teeth: An Adult’s Guide to Oral Hygiene

Caring for your mouth is a lifetime commitment that will help guarantee a winning smile years down the line. Unfortunately, many adult patients underestimate the importance of oral hygiene and regular dental visits. The oral hygiene habits you follow can have a big impact on the long-term health of your mouth. So if you’re interested in preventing periodontal disease and […]

Coping with Sleep Apnea

Millions of Americans suffer from sleep apnea, yet only a small portion of them have been properly diagnosed. Dental Solutions of Avon wants to change that. You don’t have to continually suffer through restless nights that make you drowsy during the day. There is a solution. Understanding Sleep Apnea While sleeping, everyone’s mouth and jaw muscles relax, […]

What Are Teeth Made Of?

Did you know the human tooth contains the most mineralized substance in the body? Teeth are made up of multiple layers including the enamel, the dentin, the cementum and the pulp. Each individual layer has an important function, and problems with one section can snowball into problems in the whole tooth. While teeth may look […]

Tooth-Friendly Desserts

While eating healthy is great for your teeth and body, every once and a while we need to reward ourselves with some sweet dessert. The words “sugar free” may not sound like the yummiest part of dessert, you’d be amazed at how many healthy sweets there are which don’t contain cavity-causing sugar. Not only that, […]

When Dental Crowns Make Sense

Crowns are the best option to extend the life of a natural tooth and can delay removal of a tooth as well as the use of an implant for years. While they require a greater investment than composite fillings, they are an excellent long-term solution that requires much less maintenance from your dentist. Because of […]