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If you have questions about electric toothbrushes, you’re not alone. Many people have questions because this tool can seem quite complex. Well, it’s simpler than you might think. To help you know more about electric toothbrushes in Auburn Hills, Michigan, and to help you find the answers you’re looking for, our dentists, Dr. Michael Tobola and associates, are happy to answer commonly asked questions about the tool, like:

Q: What type of electric toothbrush should I use?

A: It’s recommended to use a brush that has soft bristles. This is because hard bristles can damage the enamel and irritate the gums. As far as other characteristics go, you can use whichever brush that can help you with your goals.

Q: Is an electric toothbrush better than a manual toothbrush?

A: Electric toothbrushes and manual toothbrushes can both effectively and properly clean your teeth.

Q: What are the benefits of an electric toothbrush?

A: There are many benefits. It can help you brush for the proper amount of time, it can help you avoid using too much pressure when brushing, it can help you brush each tooth equally and more.

Call Family and Cosmetic Dentistry today at 248-852-8766 if you have additional questions or if you would like to know more about electric toothbrushes. Our dental team is happy to hear from and help you, so please don’t be afraid to reach out to us. We look forward to your phone call!