Milwaukee Area Dentist Tony Cigno Publishes a New Article Sharing the Importance of Flossing

Milwaukee area dentist Dr. Tony Cigno reveals why flossing is vital to dental health. Greenfield, WI — July 9, 2018 — Wisconsin Dentist Tony Cigno recently published an article titled, “Why Is Flossing So Darn Important?!” Pretty much everyone realizes today, that flossing is important to dental health. That’s no big secret. However, understanding why it’s important often helps motivate people to floss regularly and maintain a flossing practice. As Dr. Cigno explains, “Brushing your […]

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Why Is Flossing So Darn Important?!

Anyone who has ever been to the dentist has heard that flossing is an important part of oral health. Yet, many still avoid it at all costs. However, this is not wise. Flossing is one of the most important things we can do to maintain our dental health. Brushing your teeth is like washing a plate—you don’t just wash one side and say the cleaning is done. When you brush your teeth, your toothbrush is […]

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Milwaukee Area Dentist Tony Cigno Publishes a New Article Explaining How Your Dental Health Reveals Many Things About Your General Health Too

Aside from making sure your teeth are as white as possible and your breath is fresh, you might not put a whole lot of thought into your dental health – your oral hygiene – and how it gives clues to your health. However, even if both of those things are squared away, and you consistently practice proper oral hygiene, there still may be problems lurking below the surface.

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Dental Health Shares Clues Beyond More Than the State of Your Oral Hygiene

As long as your teeth are white, and your breath smells decent, you probably haven’t put much thought into your oral health. Yet, even if you brush and floss every day – practicing the best oral hygiene possible – you could be missing some signs regarding the state of your overall health, that show up in the mouth.

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Milwaukee Area Dentist Tony Cigno Publishes New Article About the Benefits of Electric Toothbrushes

Press Release on Benefits of Electric Toothbrushes Milwaukee area dentist Dr. Tony discusses how and the benefits of electric toothbrushes why electric toothbrushes are preferred by dentists over manual toothbrushes. Greenfield, WI — March 8, 2018 — Wisconsin Dentist Tony Cigno recently published an article titled, “Why Are Electric Toothbrushes Better Than Traditional Toothbrushes?” As Dr. Cigno explains, “Many people seem to believe the toothpaste chosen is the most important part of brushing teeth well, […]

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Why Are Electric Toothbrushes Better Than Traditional Toothbrushes?

Many people seem to believe the toothpaste chosen is the most important part of brushing, but that’s not always the case. In many cases, the toothbrush itself is the most important part of brushing your teeth. That is why we love electric toothbrushes here at Cigno Dental! If you want to brush better, you should start by choosing a good toothbrush. Consider investing in an electric toothbrush rather than a traditional toothbrush. Here’s why – or ways […]

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Aging and Dental Care: What You Need to Know

Aging and dental care… We often struggle with dental issues such as tooth decay, but these issues can cause an even bigger problem as we age. That’s why it is important to take care of your teeth early on, to prevent bigger problems later. And again, aging and dental care can become a big problem if not addressed throughout life. Tooth brushing tips for older adults The bathroom sink isn’t the only place you can […]

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Milwaukee Area Dentist Tony Cigno Releases Second in Article Series About Preparing Your Dental Health for the New Year

Milwaukee area dentist Dr. Tony Cigno talks about dental savings or health savings plans and what the new year means for these benefits. Greenfield, WI — February 5, 2018 — Wisconsin Dentist Tony Cigno recently published an article titled, “Preparing Your Dental Health for the New Year Part 2.” Part one of this two part series discusses how the new year is a perfect time for a full self and professional assessment of current dental […]

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Milwaukee Dental Tips – Preparing Your Dental Health for the New Year Part 2

Milwaukee Dental Tips In Part 1 of this two-part series, we talked about why the new year is the perfect time for a complete evaluation of your dental health – a self-assessment and getting a thorough dental exam – to start the year off right. The good news is that for those who have dental savings or health savings plans, those plans will generally renew with the new year. Thus, if there are dental care […]

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Milwaukee Area Dentist Tony Cigno Releases First in Article Series About Preparing Your Dental Health for the New Year

Milwaukee area dentist Dr. Tony Cigno discusses areas of dental health to consider as you move into 2018. Greenfield, WI — January 22, 2018 — Wisconsin Dentist Tony Cigno recently published an article titled, “Preparing Your Dental Health for the New Year Part 1.” As Dr. Cigno explains, “The first phase of your new year dental health review is taking stock of your current dental condition. You need to know where you stand in order […]

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Preparing Your Dental Health for the New Year Part 1

WOW. It’s hard to believe that another year is in the books! With a new one upon us, this is a good time to do an evaluation of your current dental health. The first phase of your new year dental health review is taking stock of your current dental condition. You need to know where you stand in order to know what needs to be addressed now, or in the near future. This begins with […]

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Milwaukee Area Dentist Tony Cigno Releases New Article Sharing Why Teeth Itch

Milwaukee area dentist Dr. Tony Cigno discusses the reasons why your teeth might itch. Greenfield, WI — January 15, 2018 — Wisconsin Dentist Tony Cigno recently published an article titled, “My Teeth Itch—What’s Up?! (Why Teeth Itch Every Now and Then.)” As Dr. Cigno says, “When teeth itch, the feeling can range from mildly irritating to downright annoying. Furthermore, what makes itchy teeth even more frustrating is that when teeth itch, it often seems like […]

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Milwaukee Area Dentist Tony Cigno Releases New Article Explaining What’s Behind Itchy Gums and When to See the Dentist About Them

Milwaukee area dentist Dr. Tony Cigno explains why gums might itch and how to know when it’s serious enough for a dental visit. Greenfield, WI — January 3, 2018 — Wisconsin Dentist Tony Cigno recently published an article titled, “Itchy Gums—When They’re Serious, When They’re Not, and What to Do in Either Situation.” Sometimes, says Dr. Cigno, itchy gums can mean basically nothing at all, other than being annoying. On the other hand, he counters, […]

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How to Handle Dental Emergencies Over the Holidays

Holiday dental emergencies stink. A dental emergency – a dental accident or dental injury that happens unexpectedly and that must be addressed immediately to prevent further damage or harm – is not only urgent, but also a total bummer when it happens over the holidays. Why are holiday dental emergencies so tough? First, the dental emergency often interrupts the joyous time being spent with family and friends. Second, when dental emergencies happen, it can be difficult […]

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Milwaukee Area Dentist Tony Cigno Releases New Article with Tips for Protecting Teeth During the Holidays

Milwaukee area dentist Dr. Tony Cigno discusses some holiday dental risks and how to protect teeth and gums from these potential hazards. Greenfield, WI — December 8, 2017 — Wisconsin Dentist Tony Cigno recently published an article titled, “Protecting Your Teeth from Holiday Risks.” The holidays, explains Dr. Tony Cigno, are a time many – including the team at Cigno Family Dental – look forward to with joy. One key, he adds, to ensuring that […]

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Protecting Your Teeth from Holiday Risks

Urgent dental and holiday risks Protecting your teeth is vital! The holidays are here, the holidays are here! The holidays are often such an exciting, happy, and joyful time! For many of us, we will get together – communing, reminiscing, and even celebrating – with family and friends a few to several times over the holidays. However, while this is surely something most look forward to and enjoy, it can sometimes be rough and risky […]

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Milwaukee Area Dentist Tony Cigno Releases New Article Discussing Fluoride Safety and Fluoride Myths

Milwaukee area dentist Dr. Tony Cigno discusses the safety of fluoride and common myths associated with fluoride. Greenfield, WI — November 20, 2017 — Wisconsin Dentist Tony Cigno recently published an article titled, “Is Fluoride Safe? Busting the Myths with the Truth About Fluoride.” As a dentist, Dr. Cigno says he and other dentists often get questions about topics other than general health from the parents of his smaller patients. That’s understandable and appreciated he […]

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Is Fluoride Safe? Busting the Myths with the Truth About Fluoride

Many people commonly wonder – is fluoride safe? In 2014, the Lancet Neurology medical journal published an article saying that fluoride – commonly found in drinking water and routinely used to protect teeth and preserve dental health – was dangerous to the brain of developing children. Since that time, many concerned and conscientious parents have worried and wondered whether the fluoride they thought was protecting their children was harming them. As dentists, we never mind […]

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Milwaukee Area Dentist Tony Cigno Releases New Article Covering Dental X-Ray Safety

Milwaukee area dentist Dr. Tony Cigno discusses the safety of dental x-rays today and how dentists can assure dental x-ray safety. Greenfield, WI — September 6, 2017 — Wisconsin Dentist Tony Cigno recently published an article titled, “Dental X-Ray Safety: Are Dental X-Rays Really Safe?” In a previous article, Dr. Tony Cigno outlined the different types of x-rays typically performed in a dental office. As a follow up, this article covers dental x-ray safety. Dr. […]

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Dental X-Ray Safety: Are Dental X-Rays Really Safe?

In a recent article, we covered the different types of dental x-rays your dentist may perform to monitor your dental health. Yet, one question that seems to always be on the mind of many is, “Are dental x-rays really safe?” Sure, it is natural to consider this question. After all, the radiograph machine is pointed straight at your head! The benefits of dental x-rays are well-known and accepted at this point. Yet, it’s important for peace […]

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Milwaukee Area Dentist Tony Cigno Publishes New Article Talking About When X-Rays Are Needed and How Often

Milwaukee area dentist Dr. Tony Cigno discusses typical x-rays a dentist may perform for a dental patient and different categories of people who might need dental x-rays more or less frequently. He also covers x-ray safety for children. Greenfield, WI — August 24, 2017 — Wisconsin Dentist Tony Cigno recently published an article titled, “When Are X-Rays Necessary? Who Needs X-Rays More or Less Often? What About X-Rays and Children? In recent articles, Milwaukee dentist […]

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Milwaukee Area Dentist Tony Cigno Publishes New Article Discussing the Different Types of Dental X-Rays

Milwaukee area dentist Dr. Tony Cigno outlines the different dental x-rays provided by dentists. Greenfield, WI — August 18, 2017 — Wisconsin Dentist Tony Cigno recently published an article titled, “What Are the Most Common Forms of Dental X-Rays?” As Dr. Cigno explains, there are two primary categories of x-rays. These include introral x-rays and extraoral x-rays. He elaborates that intraoral dental x-rays are those taken with the film inside of the mouth. On the […]

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Milwaukee Area Dentist Tony Cigno Publishes New Article Sharing Ways to Relieve Pain Caused by Braces Tightening

Milwaukee area dentist Dr. Tony Cigno shares ways to relieve pain after getting braces tightened. Greenfield, WI — July 20, 2017 — Wisconsin Dentist Tony Cigno recently published an article titled, “8 Ways to Beat the Pain from Getting Braces Tightened.” As Dr. Cigno states, there are many reasons to love braces. After all, braces do wonders for straightening the teeth and fixing bite problems. Yet, as Dr. Cigno elaborates, “The reason braces work is […]

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Milwaukee Area Dentist Tony Cigno Publishes New Article Revealing Why A Great Smile Leads to Smiling More and Greater Happiness

Milwaukee area dentist Dr. Tony Cigno shares how smiling has a positive impact on happiness. Greenfield, WI — July 6, 2017 — Wisconsin Dentist Tony Cigno recently published an article titled, “Be Happy by Smiling More? Why It’s Important to Have a Smile You LOVE!” As Dr. Cigno explains, a healthy smile – made up of healthy teeth and healthy gums – makes you more confident about sharing that smile with others. That’s why giving […]

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Ice Ice Baby! How Chewing Ice Can Harm Your Dental Health…

Your dental health, of course, is important to us at here at Cigno Family Dental. That’s why we think it’s vital you have the facts on how and why chewing ice is a habit you need to bag—fast.

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Milwaukee Area Dentist Tony Cigno Publishes New Article on Gum Disease Treatments

Milwaukee area dentist Dr. Tony Cigno shares what gum disease treatments work best when gum disease gets serious.

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More Random Health Warning Signs Found in Your Mouth – Milwaukee Family Dental Tips

Milwaukee Family Dental Tips – Health Signs in the Mouth In our last article with Milwaukee family dental tips, we shared with you some major illness and condition alerts your dental health can provide. Yet, there are other – not necessarily major, but important – health clues your mouth can give you as well. Therefore, we decided to share a few more Milwaukee family dental tips regarding health signals your oral status can provide you […]

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Dentist in Milwaukee Tony Cigno Publishes a New Article Explaining How Your Mouth Can Be a Window to Your Health

Dr. Tony Cigno, dentist in Milwaukee, shares new dental tips article outlining what your mouth says about your overall health. Greenfield, WI — January 26, 2016— Wisconsin Dentist Tony Cigno recently published an article titled, “Is Your Mouth a Window to Your Health? Dental Tips from Milwaukee Dentist Dr. Tony Cigno.” In the article, Dr. Cigno gives four specific clues to health that can be found in the mouth. As he says, “They say the […]

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Is Your Mouth a Window to Your Health? Dental Tips from Milwaukee Dentist Dr. Tony Cigno

Milwaukee Dentist Dr. Tony Cigno Shares 4 Ways Your Mouth Reveals Your Overall Health. They say the eyes are the window to the soul. And that may be true. However, it might be just as accurate to say your dental health speaks volumes about your general health too. Dr. Tony Cigno has been a Milwaukee Dentist for many years. He has become an expert on identifying dental issues at their beginning stages – before they […]

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Say No to Dental 911! Protecting Dental Health & Preventing Dental Emergencies with Good Dental Care and Regular Dental Visits

It’s pretty widely known and accepted today that dental health is a fairly important factor in general health too. Visiting the dentist regularly is a key component to achieving and maintaining dental health. Also important are brushing twice a day, flossing, using mouthwash and eating a balanced diet.  Minor dental problems, if ignored, can become major dental problems or even dental emergencies over time.  Regular dental visits not only help to keep teeth in perfect […]

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Milwaukee Wisconsin Dentist Tony Cigno Publishes Second Piece in Two-Part Article Series on the Extreme Side of Dental Care Dangers

Tony Cigno, Wisconsin family dentist, shares additional potential major risks – dental dangers – of poor dental health. Greenfield, WI — July 6, 2016 — Wisconsin Dentist Tony Cigno recently published the second and final part of his two part article sequence titled, “Dental Dangers: The Horror Movie Lurking In Your Mouth.” In part two of the series, Dr. Cigno starts off by reminding that certain dental health mishaps can be extremely serious – even deadly […]

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Poor Dental Health: Milwaukee Wisconsin Dentist Tony Cigno Publishes New Article on Extreme Side of Dental Care Dangers

Tony Cigno, Wisconsin family dentist, shares potential major risks of poor dental health. Wisconsin Dentist Tony Cigno recently published a new two part article sequence on dental health titled, Dental Dangers: The Horror Movie Lurking In Your Mouth.

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Dental Dangers: The Horror Movie Lurking In Your Mouth Part I

You probably don’t need to be convinced that regular dental care is important to the function and aesthetic of your teeth. But maybe you don’t realize it’s so much more important than that. There are very specific dental dangers that – if left untreated – can, not only be harmful to your dental health, they can be downright dangerous as well!  Do you have a chronic degenerative disease? Been told it’s “all in your head”? […]

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Dental Health | Can Taking Care Of Your Teeth Help You Live Longer?

When it comes to heart health, you know what you need to do to keep your ticker in shape, right? You need to exercise, eat right, get good sleep, reduce stress… However, there’s another factor of heart health that may surprise you…

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Wisconsin Dentist Tony Cigno Publishes New Blog Exploring Whether or Not Taking Care Of Your Teeth Can Help You Live Longer

Wisconsin Dentist Tony Cigno Publishes New Blog Exploring Whether or Not Taking Care Of Your Teeth Can Help You Live Longer. Tony Cigno, a Wisconsin family dentist discusses new research that shows heart health is related to dental health…

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4 Benefits of Smiling from Dr. Cigno

At Cigno Family Dental, your smile is our business. And we take that business seriously, but with a smile as well. Let’s talk about 4 good reasons to smile – or fix your smile – in case you don’t smile enough…

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Can Taking Care Of Your Teeth Help You Live Longer?

Can Taking Care Of Your Teeth Help You Live Longer? Is your dental health related to heart health? Can taking care of your teeth help heart health? When it comes to heart health, you know what you need to do to keep your ticker in shape, right? You need to exercise, eat right, get good sleep, reduce stress… However, there’s another factor of heart health that may surprise you. Taking care of your teeth! One of […]

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