Dental Blog in West Sayville, NY

Top 5 Reasons to Get Professional Teeth Cleanings

You brush your teeth at home twice everyday, you floss at least once a day, so why is visiting my dental office in Sayville regularly so important? Professional cleanings and consistent checkups are crucial to maintaining a healthy mouth and…
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The Connection Between Heart and Mouth

Every February, we place a lof of focus on hearts. There’s heart candy, heart shaped boxes full of chocolate, and we’re all about making our significant others feel loved. At my dental office in Sayville, we like all the things…
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Is Your Cough Medicine Making Your Teeth Sick?

Coughs, stuffiness, colds, and the flu are at their peak this time of year. While we all try our best to keep germs away by washing our hands, avoiding other sick people, and exercising, there are times when catching the…
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Dentistry of the Past… Way, Way Past

Dentistry of the past differs drastically from what you’ve become accustomed to at my dental office in Sayville. There are now a multitude of options available: comfortable routine cleanings, painless fillings, aesthetically enhancing cosmetic treatments, all to get and keep…
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Awkward Dental Moments and How to Handle Them

We’ve all been there. We get home after an important business dinner, change out of our fancy clothes, head to the bathroom to wash our face and brush our teeth, we look in the mirror and… BAM! there it is.…
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Celebrate the Holidays with a New Smile

There’s a lot to celebrate during this time of the year – health, family, love, and friendship. Typically we show each other our appreciation by sharing gifts, celebrating, and eating with our families. However, if you’re hiding your smile during…
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Dental Health of Pilgrims and Native Americans

Thanksgiving has been celebrated since the Pilgrims and Native Americans gathered around the first feast-filled table in 1621. While not much has changed in the way we celebrate the holiday since then, a lot has changed in terms of what…
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Diabetic? See Your Dentist!

Every November at my dental office in Sayville, we like to acknowledge American Diabetes Month which is dedicated to raising awareness to the disease the affects nearly 30 million Americans. Diabetes destabilizes blood sugar and may create a lot of…
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Reshape Your “Vampire” Fangs With Tooth Recontouring

While having extra-pointy canine teeth, sometimes called vampire teeth, isn’t dangerous to your health, it’s not uncommon for patients of my dental office in Sayville to express concern, or even embarrassment, about their sharp, spiked teeth. But we’ve got an…
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Best Foods for A Healthy Mouth

One of the best ways you can get, and keep, your mouth healthy is to eat a well-balanced diet and choose smile-healthy foods. At my dental office in Sayville, we’d like to educate you about how the foods you eat…
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Richard M. Sigismondi, DMD, P.C.

8 Munson Lane
West Sayville, NY 11796

Office Hours

8am - 6pm
8am - 6pm
8am - 4pm
8am - 5pm
Friday - Sunday