Why Sports Drinks Put Teeth At Risk

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Many health-conscious people exercise regularly, and some depend on sports drinks for hydration. While it’s true that they help preserve electrolyte levels in the body (and pose fewer health risks than energy drinks), their acidity can erode tooth enamel. And when tooth enamel is compromised, those pearly whites are more  staining, discoloration, and decay. Nobody […]


Is Malocclusion Causing Your Headache?

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Do you suffer from chronic headaches? Have you tried meds, diet adjustments, and chiropractic treatment? Perhaps the cause is not stress-induced tension, food allergies, spine alignment, or eyestrain. Maybe the culprit is right under your nose. Bite misalignment or malocclusion is a fairly common abnormality yet usually goes undetected. Nature intended the front teeth to […]


6 Ways To Prepare For Your Dental Procedure

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Nervous about an upcoming procedure? Let Vitangeli Dental offer 6 ways to prepare yourself mentally, emotionally, and physically before your big dental day. First, remember Drs. Lou and Nick Vitangeli is trained to provide the best care and comfort possible. Second, take some time to relax and identify what you are nervous about. Take deep […]


Dental Crowns Solve Dental Dilemmas

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A dental crown is a strong, natural-looking permanent tooth restoration that covers the top of the damaged tooth. Dentists use dental crowns to solve a number of dental dilemmas. Crowns can remedy the following issues: A fractured tooth with decay A poorly-fitting existing crown A decayed tooth that has lost a substantial amount of tooth structure A […]


The Rate of Bone Loss After Extraction Can Be Slowed or Stopped With an Implant

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The alveolar bone The bone surrounding the teeth is called alveolar bone. Its main job is to support the teeth and provide a strong foundation for tooth roots. Normal mouth function maintains bone health. As you chew, it stimulates bone cells to constantly generate new bone. What can cause alveolar bone loss? Extraction When a […]


Will a Dental Implant Cause a Problem With Airport Security?

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Airport security checks might be necessary, but they can be a major annoyance. Emptying your pockets. Pulling your laptop out of your carry-on. Taking your shoes off. Some people considering whether to get a tooth implant may wonder if it will affect airport security. Let’s answer the questions typically asked about dental implants and airport […]