Our latest
clinical evidence


As featured in a Special Issue of 
The Journal of Clinical Dentistry

Philips Sonicare DiamondClean

Philips Sonicare DiamondClean superior to a manual toothbrush

Comparing the superior performance of DiamondClean to a manual toothbrush


In a four-week clinical trial, Philips Sonicare DiamondClean improved oral health significantly better than a manual toothbrush, as measured by the clinical parameters supragingival plaque, gingival bleeding and gingival inflammation.

Philips Sonicare FlexCare Platinum

Philips Sonicare FlexCare Platinum superior to a manual toothbrush

An evaluation of Philips Sonicare FlexCare Platinum versus manual toothbrush

 

Philips Sonicare FlexCare Platinum with Premium plaque control* brush head was statistically superior to a manual toothbrush in reducing supragingival plaque, gingival bleeding and gingivitis after two weeks of use. Statistically significant differences in all metrics persisted until study completion at Week 6.

 

*Brush head formerly called AdaptiveClean

Sonic-powered toothbrushes

Sonic-powered toothbrushes superior to manual toothbrushes in meta-analysis

Expanding the evidence base on the efficacy of power compared to manual toothbrushes

 

The new in-depth meta-analysis includes 18 studies and 1,870 subjects. The comparison shows that high-frequency, high-amplitude, sonic-powered toothbrushes decrease plaque and gingivitis significantly more effectively than manual toothbrushes in everyday use, in studies lasting up to three months.

Philips Sonicare DiamondClean

Philips Sonicare DiamondClean vs. Oral-B

Comparison of DiamondClean and Oral-B 7000® for gingivitis reduction and plaque removal

 

In a six-week study, Philips Sonicare DiamondClean with Premium plaque control* brush head was statistically superior to Oral-B 7000® with CrossAction™ brush head and SmartGuide accessory in reducing gingival inflammation, gingival bleeding and surface plaque.

 

*Brush head formerly called AdaptiveClean

Philips Sonicare AirFloss Pro for interdental oral care

Philips Sonicare AirFloss Pro for interdental oral care

Assessing the oral health benefits of using AirFloss Pro with antimicrobial rinse

 

Daily use of Philips Sonicare AirFloss Pro with antimicrobial rinse as an adjunct to manual toothbrushing was shown to improve gum health and reduce plaque significantly better than manual toothbrushing alone. Moreover, a non-inferiority test showed AirFloss Pro to be similar to string floss in reducing plaque and gingivitis.