Kids’ Smiles Need to be Healthy Too

Kids have smiles that grow and change as they grow into young adults. Having so many changes in their oral health means it’s a good idea to have a professional make sure they are growing and developing properly. Here at Cigno Dental Care in St. Louis, Missouri, we specialize in... Read more »

Popular Forms of Cosmetic Dentistry

Although cosmetic dentistry treatments cover a wide array of dental treatment options, they typically refer to those services and treatments designed to enhance your smile. In most cases, they drastically improve its looks, but they are also capable of improving your mouth’s function and performance too. Some of the most... Read more »

Why Are Interdental Tools Necessary?

Why are interdental tools necessary? Brushing your teeth is a terrific oral health habit to combat tooth decay and gum disease, but unfortunately, it is not enough. Brushing cannot adequately remove food debris and plaque buildup between teeth, which instead must be performed with an interdental tool such as dental... Read more »

How to Care for Your Dental Crown

A dental crown has been placed on a tooth by Dr. Sam Cigno. But now what? How do you care for your dental crown, and thus maintain your oral health? As at any other time, it is important to uphold proper dental hygiene after having a dental crown placed. This... Read more »

The Impact of Regular Checkups on your Oral Health

Very few people really enjoy going to the dentist. Perhaps you are one of them. Regardless of how you feel about your regular check-ups, they are an important part of maintaining your oral health. Not only are your teeth cleaned during your visits, but also your overall oral health is... Read more »

Sports Injuries and Protective Mouthguards

It can be exhilarating to watch your child play in school sports. However, we all know there are certain parental concerns that flow through your mind while watching your football star shine under those Friday night lights. We know that there is always a risk and fear of injury. One... Read more »

Top Tips for Oral Health as You Get Older

Do you want your teeth to last as long as you do? Did you know that although teeth will weaken over time, there are still many habits you can do to keep them healthy and strong for a lifetime’s worth of happiness? Even if your teeth have been lost to... Read more »

You Can Fully Whiten Your Smile with a Dental Bleaching Treatment

When minor surface stains are not addressed and removed in a timely manner, they will inevitably start to penetrate deeper and deeper into the tooth enamel. In time, this could leave you with a dull, yellow smile that can’t be effectively whitened by the whitening products sold on store shelves.... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Cigno Dental Care, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to our industry and... Read more »