Have you replaced your toothbrush lately? You don’t have to answer that. At Vitangeli Dental in Englewood we recommend replacing your toothbrush every three months. Too many people wait too long to get a new toothbrush, which can be bad for their dental health. It’s one of the reasons why most dentists hand out free […]
Do You Grind Your Teeth While You Sleep?
A lot of people clench or grind their teeth, especially as they sleep. It’s called bruxism and can lead to jaw pain and tooth damage. If this sounds like you or someone close to you, talk to us about it at Vitangeli Dental in Englewood. Most grinding occurs during sleep. If you wake up with […]
Which Type of Toothbrush is Best?
Is an electric toothbrush better than a manual toothbrush for cleaning your teeth? In this article from Vitangeli Dental in Englewood we won’t recommend one over the other. We’re just going to take a close look at the electric toothbrush. Electric toothbrushes have been commercially available in the United States since the 1960s. But they […]
Seeking A Relationship In Englewood?
The relationship you have with any health care professional is more important than you might think. This is as true for a dentist as any other provider. That’s just one reason why, at Vitangeli Dental in Englewood, we work hard to make our office a friendly and welcoming place. When it comes to your dentist, […]
Overcome Dental Phobia And Achieve A Beautiful Smile
For millions of people, the mere thought of going to the dentist sends their anxiety level through the roof. This emotion can range from anxiety to outright phobia, and can be so intense that some people avoid the dentist entirely. At Vitangeli Dental in Englewood OH, we can help with sedation dentistry. To be blunt, […]
What Does Your Saliva Reveal?
Saliva is an important part of good oral health. Without an adequate flow, you’d find it very difficult to chew and swallow. If you have a problem with dry mouth, let us know at Vitangeli Dental in Englewood OH. Saliva is produced by several glands in and around the mouth, and it is mostly water. […]
Happy Teeth Don’t Just Happen
Keeping your teeth clean is a critical part of maintaining a beautiful smile. One of the advantages of visiting us at Vitangeli Dental in Englewood OH is having a thorough teeth cleaning and a review of your brushing habits. Your Partner in Oral Health Our dental hygienist can professionally clean and polish your teeth at […]
Why a Water Flosser Might be a Good Idea
Water flossers have been around for more than fifty years, and there have been at least that many studies on their effectiveness. At Vitangeli Dental in Englewood OH, we’re using this space to present what is known about water flossers, and whether they’re better than ordinary string floss in preventing tooth decay, gum disease, and […]
Not Your Mother’s Jewelry: 5 Reasons Tongue Piercings Are Dangerous
In this post from Vitangeli Dental in Englewood OH, we’ll get right to it. While tongue, cheek, and lip piercings are popular and even commonplace, there are lots of reasons to keep piercings where they belong—in your ears. Here are five really good ones: Excessive drooling—YIKES! Chipped teeth Infection (some even in places you wouldn’t […]
Smart Brushing Beats Aggressive Brushing
Most people brush their teeth every day (at least we hope so). However, there are many who brush incorrectly, not realizing it may be contributing to oral problems. Here are some smart brushing tips from Vitangeli Dental in Englewood: One of the most important things to remember is to use a gentle touch when you […]