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Doctor insights on: Oral B Versus Sonicare

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I find the recommended Sonicare toothbrush difficult to brush gently around my lower canines. Should I use an Oral-B circular brush in those spots?

I find the recommended Sonicare toothbrush difficult to brush gently around my lower canines. Should I use an Oral-B circular brush in those spots?

Instructions: Before you invest in another device, take the Sonicare toothbrush in with you to your dentist/hygienist for utilization suggestions. If you already own an Oral-B, by all means use it as needed. ...Read more

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Which is better for dental care: the philips sonicare or the oral-b professional care tooth brush?

Which is better for dental care: the philips sonicare or the oral-b professional care tooth brush?

No difference: Both brands are the market leaders and both have been around for more than 30 years and FDA approved. ...Read more

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I need to buy a new electric toothbrush, which one is best for teeth and gum health, Oral B or Sonicare?

I need to buy a new electric toothbrush,  which one is best for teeth and gum health,  Oral B or Sonicare?

Electric toothbrush: Both of these are effective and safe. Your dentist may give you a recommendation based on you personal needs. But remember that this is only part of keeping your mouth healthy. Cleaning between your teeth with floss, soft pics, waterpic, or other devices is critical to a healthy mouth. ...Read more

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Dental hygienist said the high end Sonicare electric brush, when used properly, will add to gum recession all the time vs. circular motion Oral B.(?)

Dental hygienist said the high end Sonicare electric brush, when used properly, will add to gum recession all the time vs. circular motion Oral B.(?)

Sonicare Toothbrush: The latest study demonstrates that long-term use of Sonicare toothbrush improves periodontal health in adult periodontitis and it's very addictive. To form a habit use Sonicare toothbrush three times a day for tree weeks. Take care. ...Read more

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Which is better the diamond clean sonicare or the healthy white sonicare?

Which is better the diamond clean sonicare or the healthy white sonicare?

Both good: I prefer the ergonomics of the diamond clean, but both are great. Just remember to change the heads out often and consider the model with the uv sanitizer. ...Read more

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Will the use of my new expensive sonicare lead to more recession and does it get into the sulcus with normal use?

Will the use of my new expensive sonicare lead to more recession and does it get into the sulcus with normal use?

Just one aid, but...: It's a great aid to proper oral hygiene and if used properly, it won't do any damage. However, you still need to floss your teeth. It may help but not solve the problem of gum recession. Ask your dentist to explain to you what caused your gum recession and what you can to prevent further periodontal problems including the recession. ...Read more

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Does a sonicare toothbrush work better than a manual toothbrush?

Does a sonicare toothbrush work better than a manual toothbrush?

Yes: clinical studies show a dramatic improvement in overall oral health. We highly recommend using either sonicare or oral-B ...Read more

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Sonicare toothbrush as good as other electric ones?

Sonicare toothbrush as good as other electric ones?

Sonicare is Great: I generally recommend the sonicare to all my patients, and I use one myself. ...Read more

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Is there any way to further prevent gum disease by using sonicare?

Is there any way to further prevent gum disease by using sonicare?

Floss: Sonicare makes brushing easier on arms. Only way to further prevent gum disease is flossing, which is the only way to clean below gums. ...Read more

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