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 states, since, “After all, we care about your child’s total wellness—not just their dental health alone.”
One of the more common questions he is posed, he explains, is whether fluoride is safe for children.
In the article, he addresses that question, as well as examines the current myths about the safety of fluoride.
Summarily, Dr. Cigno says, “Overwhelmingly, dentists and doctors alike, agree fluoride is safe for children and adults. In fact, it’s essential to dental health and this fact is without a doubt.”
On the other hand, he acknowledges, it can be hard to just take his – or any dentist’s – word for it. Thus, in the remainder of the piece he provides additional evidence to support this contention.
The entire article can be found here: http://www.cignodental.com/fluoride-safe-busting-myths-truth-fluoride/
About Dr. Tony Cigno:
Milwaukee Dentist Dr. Antonio (Tony) Cigno has been practicing dentistry for 25 years. He received a DMD from the Washington University School of Dental Medicine in St. Louis, Missouri. Dr. Cigno is also finishing a Fellowship and Mastership at the Academy of General Dentistry.
Additionally, he has written and published several articles and is a member of the Academy of General Dentistry, American Association of Functional Orthodontics, and the International Association of Orthodontics. Dr. Cigno was Wisconsin’s very 1st and Premiere Provider of Fastbraces and one of 10 senior master affiliates in the world.
Committed to continuing education, Dr. Cigno has completed over 600 hours of additional courses in implant dentistry, orthodontics, endodontics, periodontics, fixed prosthodontics, myofascial pain/occlusion and operative dentistry. He also has another 400 hours in interpersonal communication training.