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If you have questions about electric toothbrushes, then our dentists, Dr. Mark Teigen and Dr. Steven Kirkpatrick, would like to help you find the answers. The more you know, the better. So, he is happy to give you the answers you’re looking for by proving the answers to commonly asked questions here:

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 toothbrush brands might make claims of removing more plaque or boosting your oral health, but both electric and manual toothbrushes can effectively and properly clean the smile.

Q: What are the benefits of an electric toothbrush?

A: An electric toothbrush can help you clean your teeth for the appropriate amount of time, can help you clean each tooth equally, can help you avoid using too much pressure when brushing, can make brushing more exciting and more.

Do you have additional questions that weren’t included in this blog? If so, our dental team is more than happy to help you. All you need to do is reach out to Cascade Dental Care at 360-425-8140 and we will be thrilled to tell you all about electric toothbrushes in Longview, Washington. We look forward to talking with you!