Although dental professionals may have different recommendations, ultimately both electric and manual toothbrushes are effective tools in removing food particles and plaque, a sticky film that adheres to teeth and attracts bacteria.
While the Emmi-dent may be the latest in oral care technology, there are many others styles of manual and electronic toothbrushes available. The important thing is to choose one that fits your mouth and preferences (ask your dentist for recommendations).
Many Americans are concerned about the whiteness of their smiles, but forget to take care of their toothbrush – the tool used to keep their teeth clean. On average, most people use the same toothbrush for nine months.