For those individuals who feel pain when you sip your morning coffee or who cringe each time you brush or floss, Vitangeli Dental is here for you. Drs.Lou and Nick Vitangeli has been treating this common problem since 1984. Daily Oral Hygiene The first line of defense against tooth sensitivity is proper oral hygiene. Incorrect […]
9 Tips For Preventing Gum Disease
Unfortunately, periodontitis (advanced gum disease) is very common. But completely preventable. Here are some simple ways to keep your teeth and gums healthy: If you keep your teeth and gums healthy, you will only need to visit the dentist for cleanings and checkups. Not major treatment. 1. Brush properly Brush for two to three minutes, […]
Periodontal Disease Is Linked To Systemic Diseases
What do your gums do? The soft tissue in your mouth, like skin, has an important job. It safeguards the roots of your teeth. It also provides a barrier for the connective tissues and ligaments that hold your teeth in their sockets. Plus the alveolar bone in which your teeth are anchored. What is gum […]
The 4 Stages of Gum Disease
You may be wondering why occasionally your gums are red and swollen, or your breath is bad. Maybe you’re just concerned with improving your dental health and want to be more aware for your next appointment. Learn about the four stages of gum disease you may be overlooking when thinking of your complete oral care […]
Dry Mouth Can Cause Dental Problems
A decrease in saliva flow resulting in a dry mouth is a common dilemma, especially among older people. A dry mouth is not only uncomfortable, but it can also cause tooth damage. Saliva is required to keep the mouth lubricated, wash the food from teeth, and neutralize the acids that can cause plaque. Extensive tooth […]
Dental Checkup How Often?
When is the last time you had a dental checkup? Most men and women need a dental check-up every six months. If you have an increased risk for oral diseases, we advise you to receive an examination every four months. Welcome to Vitangeli Dental Lou and Nick Vitangeli, DDS, of Vitangeli Dental in Englewood is accepting […]
Do You Eat A Tooth-Healthy Diet?
Maintaining healthy teeth is an important concern for our local Trotwood dental patients. As your Drs., I’m enthusiastic about helping you care for your teeth and keep them healthy. Everyone in Trotwood knows that maintaining healthy teeth requires thorough daily brushing and flossing. Regular visits to your local Trotwood dental practice are also necessary for […]
Regular Cleanings And Heart Health
Visiting Vitangeli Dental in Englewood for twice-yearly dental checkups and cleanings can seem inconvenient and unnecessary at times. But you may benefit in ways you never anticipated. A recent study showed that individuals who had their teeth professionally cleaned at least once every two years were 24 percent less likely to have a heart attack, […]
Foaming At The Mouth: Are You Brushing Right?
In this post from Vitangeli Dental in Englewood OH, we explore some specifics about brushing your teeth. One key to getting the most out of your toothpaste is getting plenty of foam when brushing. Working up a good foam is brought about by pre-wetting the toothbrush, then brushing at a 45 degree angle. The foam […]
Questions To Ask Your Dentist
Your smile is important to you, and at Vitangeli Dental in Englewood OH it’s our job to help keep it clean and healthy. We encourage all our patients, from newcomers to those who have been with us for years, to bring questions about their smiles to each and every checkup. In this article we’re going […]