Recent research has reported that an electric toothbrush with an oscillating and rotating action does better at reducing plaque and gingivitis than a manual toothbrush. With seemingly hundreds of electric toothbrushes on the market, which electric toothbrushes are really the best?
The Top Electric Toothbrushes of 2009 #1
Sonicare Flexcare RS930 with sanitizer is my top choice for top electric toothbrush of 2009. With three operating modes, a timer, rechargeable battery, brush head size options, easy grip handle, travel charger, and a UV sanitizer; no wonder it has an average rating of 4.5 stars on Amazon.com with over 280 reviews. Best price found is $129.99 on Amazon.com.
The Top Electric Toothbrushes of 2009 #2
Oral B Triumph 9950 with Smart Guide is easily the number two pick. The Oral B Triumph 9950 includes a pressure sensor alert, replace head alert, display timer to let you know when your two minutes are up, rechargeable battery, and the charge holder has a display indicating the current charge level. Best price found is $133.99 on Amazon.com.
The Top Electric Toothbrushes of 2009 #3
The Sonicare R732 Healthy White is claiming the third spot on Top Electric toothbrushes of 2009 list. The Sonicare R732 comes standard with 2 brush sizes, one for daily use and the other smaller one for hard to reach places. This Sonicare electric toothbrush offers three cleaning modes; the first mode is for regular cleaning, the second is for sensitive teeth cleaning, and the third mode is for cleaning and whitening. The Sonicare toothbrush can whiten teeth up to two shades in as little as two weeks. The R732 gained 4.5 stars on Amazon.com with 57 consumer reviews. Best price found is $109.43 on Amazon.com.
The Top Electric Toothbrushes of 2009 #4
Oral B Professional Care 8850 Deluxe rounds out the top 4. The Oral B Professional Care 8850 boasts a pressure sensor, timer, 3d excel action which pulses and oscillates over 48,000 beats per minute, and a brush head for regular brushing and one for polishing. This toothbrush even offers a tongue refresher as an alternate attachment. The Oral B professional care comes with a rechargeable battery and sturdy base. Best price found is $109.27 on Amazon.com.
The Top Electric Toothbrushes of 2009 #5
The Ultreo Ultrasound toothbrush finishes out the top five with it’s waveguide technology. The ultrasound from the toothbrush works with the pulsating action to remove up to 95% of plaque in the first minute you brush. The ultreo ultrasound brush offers a rechargeable battery and a two minute timer. Best price found is $119.75 on Amazon.com.
Sources: Amazon.com, oralb.com, sonicare.com