Do you face frequent dental problems? Is visiting a dentist is a nightmare for you? It’s okay. You are not alone in this world with this issue. Maintaining oral health is the best solution for this and the best way to achieve better oral health is by adding a new device to your oral toolkit: an electric toothbrush.

Electric toothbrush is a revolutionary invention that changed the way people took care of their teeth. But the electric toothbrush comes with much more oral care ability. For one, it gives you a professional cleaning experience far different from a manual brush. Once you get to know the benefits of using an electric toothbrush, you just might make the switch. Here are some:

Better cleaning of teeth and gums

Electric toothbrush can give you professional cleaning every day. Many electric brushes come with multiple modes such as normal clean mode, sensitive mode, whitening mode, and extra clean mode, among others. Also, it is able to reach areas in the mouth that a manual toothbrush would not get to. It can also clean tough areas around the gums without any severe irritation.

Children can brush without help

Oral health for children always been a major concern for parents: most kids usually do not like to brush and do not know how to brush properly. This results in bad oral health and cavities. With an electric toothbrush, children can brush without extensive supervision. The electric toothbrush comes with a timer so parents are assured that their kids brush in the required time. It gives children a feel of a little independence while brushing without any help.

Deeper cleaning for orthodontic patients

Orthodontic patients with traditional braces need to maintain their oral health more extensively as it is hard to clean in small spaces between brackets and wires. Electric toothbrush is a must have for teeth with braces because with its vibrating and oscillating head it will clean unreachable spaces deeply.

Relief for arthritis patients

Electric toothbrush is the best option for people suffering from arthritis and other muscle and joint issues. For some of them, even to grip a toothbrush becomes a ‘boiling the ocean situation’. An electric toothbrush eases this difficulty as they just have to hold it against their teeth to get the work done.

No injuries from brushing too hard

Some people use all their muscle power while brushing which can lead to injury, bleeding gums, severe irritation and enamel erosion. Electric toothbrushes come with variable speed options so you can adjust the pressure according to the sensitivity of your teeth and gums.

With all these benefits, there will be surely reduction in dental visits. Still, it is important to contact a dentist if you are confused with using the electric toothbrush. Also, just like with a regular manual toothbrush, make sure that you change the head of electric toothbrush regularly.

Author's Bio: 

Ryan Daniel is a professional Dentist in Castle Hills of Lewisville, The Colony, Tx and genuinely care about the health and well being of teeth and gums. Visit my website: