The 60-Second Time Machine Power Toothbrush is a pediatric automatic toothbrush designed to allow six tooth surfaces to be simultaneously brushed for preventive oral care. Designed for children ages six and older and intended to effectively clean teeth in 60 seconds, this preventive device is designed with three brushes (2 round and 1 flat) that oscillate at 300 strokes per minute. This brush requires th user to position the bristles underneath the gumline and bite down to automatically create t
The Universal Built Up Handle are utensil extensions designed for individuals with arthritis or limited grasping ability. Multi-purpose handle creates a larger gripping surface on most standard eating utensils – forks, knives, spoons - eliminating the need for special built-up utensils. Soft, ribbed handle fits comfortably in the hand. Can also be used with other everyday items such as pens, pencils, toothbrushes, crochet hooks and knitting needles.
The Braun Oral-B Interclean Ultra System is a powered oral hygiene aid designed for use by individuals with limited manual dexterity. This system includes a rotating filament for interdental cleaning, a plaque remover with oscilating brush head, and a power-tip brush head for cleaning between the teeth and below the gum line. The set also includes a recharging stand, 50 Interclean mint-flavored cleaning tips, two Dual Power brush heads, two flexi-tip gum stimulators, two hygienic sleeves, and a
DO IT YOURSELF ENTRYPURPOSE: To enlarge the handle of a toothbrush for use by individuals with arthritis or grasping, fine motor, or upper extremity disabilities. The handle of a toothbrush can be enlarged and equipped with a softer surface using a piece of terry cloth or a washcloth. To do so, fold the cloth into a rectangle with a short side slightly shorter than the toothbrush handle and wrap the cloth around the handle. Secure the padding with two rubber bands or elastic ponytail holders. AU
The Collis Curve Toothbrush is designed for use by caregivers brushing another's teeth or by persons with fine motor or upper extremity disabiklities. This toothbrush features curved bristles that hug the teeth to provide simultaneous brushing of all sides at once. This brush is available in medium (adult), soft (9 years and up), perio (longer bristles), youth, and baby.
The Comfort Grip Curved Utensils are designed for individuals with arthritis or limited grasping ability. The utensils have 7/8 inch diameter handles with molded finger grips and curved design that minimize upper extremity movement.
The Denture Brush in Holder, model F74153, is designed for one-handed cleaning of dentures. The device consists of a plastic base mounted on two suction holders, with a two-sided denture brush set in it vertically. DIMENSIONS: Base is 4 x 2.25 inches.
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Two methods for extending the handle of a toothbrush for those with limited finger dexterity. Describes two toothbrush adaptations: 1) A toothbrush is slipped 3/4 of an inch into the desired length of metal tubing which is struck with a hammer to flatten it against the brush handle; the tubing can be bent and wrapped with rubber tape if desired. 2) To add a wider grip, the end of the tubing is glued into a hole drilled into a wooden dowel of the prefer
Improve Toothbrush is designed with a V-shaped groove to position the toothbrush for more effective brushing. The toothbrush has longer bristles positioned at the gumline for massaging.
The Infa-Dent Finger Toothbrush is a toothbrush designed for use with infants and young children with neurological disabilities. The finger-shaped devices fit on a caregiver's finger and are smooth on one side and have soft rubber bristles on the other.
The Interplak Power Toothbrush for Kids and the Interplak Personal Model are electric toothbrushes designed to efficiently remove plaque from the teeth for people who have difficulty using a manual toothbrush. These brushes feature patented counter rotational tufts that clean and polish teeth and massage the gums. The Kids ($49.99) model is designed for children aged five to fourteen. Standard features include a colorful charger base, a power handle with a colorful design, a twist-off compact
The Interplak Ultra Power Toothbrush is an electric toothbrush designed for use by individuals with limited manual dexterity. This toothbrush has a TheraTwist brush head with counter-rotating, high-speed bristles to provide flossing, polishing, and massaging actions. Other standard features include an automatic shut-off two-minute timer, a non-slip grip, a charger base, time-of-day clock, and full-size and compact brush heads.POWER: Battery (included). OPTIONS: Replacement full-size brush head.
The Kindertools Baby's First Toothbrush and the Kindertools Toddler's Toothbrush are toothbrushes designed for use by young children with limited grasping ability. The triangular Baby brush is intended for use on the first teeth and features short bristles affixed directly to the plastic handle with no stem. The handle has two triangular openings into which the child's fingers slip. The user may also wrap his or her hand around the handle. The Toddler brush is similar to the Baby brush, but the
The NUK Toothbrush Set, model NK-200, is a set of two toothbrushes with extended handles and a toothbrush with a rubber head designed for use by children with upper extremity disabilities. The three-brush set follows the child's growth beginning with teething and includes a NUK Massager (also sold separately) with a flexible rubber, nubby head; a NUK Stimulating brush for the first teeth; and a NUK Soft Nylon Bristle Brush (model NUK-150, set of one of each, $6.50). All brushes have extended han
Oralgiene is an automatic toothbrush designed to allow six tooth surfaces to be simultaneously brushed for preventive oral care. Intended to effectively clean teeth in 60 seconds, this preventive device is designed with four brushes (2 round and 2 flat) that oscillate at 300 strokes per minute. It works by positioning the bristles underneath the gumline and biting down. This cordless brush features color coded interchangeable brush heads; an automatic speed switch; an on/off switch; a battery pa
The Plak-Vak Suction Toothbrush is a toothbrush designed to evacuate bacteria, dental plaque, saliva, fluids, and food debris to greatly reduce bacterial infection, chronic halitosis, and the hazard of aspiration of critical care and convalescent patients. The unit can be used with a wall mounted suction unit or a portable suction pump.
The PowerDent Power Plaque Remover is an electric toothbrush designed for use by individuals with upper extremity or grasping disabilities. This unit uses ultra-fast speed and a sweeping motion to effectively remove plaque from the entire surface of the tooth. The soft bristles oscillate at 3600 times per minute. The portable unit features a recharging base with brush head storage. POWER: Uses a rechargeable battery for several uses between charges. OPTIONS: Packages of two replacement heads are
The Saf-T-Toothbrush is a toothbrush with a built-up handle designed for use by children with grasping disabilities. This toothbrush features short bristles, a flexible shaft, and a large textured handle with a mouthguard for a non-slip grip. It is made of non-PVC plastic and has extra-soft rounded Tynex bristles. It is diswasher safe. COLOR: This toothbrush is available in a variety of multi-color combinations. GUARANTEE: Guaranteed not to break.
These talking Smurf/Smurfette toothbrushes are designed for use by children with cognitive disabilities or other processing disorders, or any other impairment that affects their behavior/listening or understanding, in order to not only encourage them to brush, but also, the smurf/smurfette talks and teaches the user how to brush effectively.Bulky handle with edges top grip onto allows those with fine motor disabilities to benefit as well.
The Sonicare Sonic Toothbrush is an electric toothbrush designed for use by individuals with limited manual dexterity. This toothbrush uses both gentle sonic vibrations and high-speed brushing to attack plaque bacteria between the teeth and at the gum line. The brush generates 31,000 brush strokes per minute and features a timer to prompt the user to move the brush and an automatic shut-off feature turns the brush off after two minutes, the brushing time recommended by dentists. This brush feat
The Suction Brush is an all-purpose brush on a suction base that can be used as a dishwashing brush, a nail brush, oe a denture brush by individuals with upper extremity disabilities. The brush secures to sinks and counters using two attached rubber suction cups. DIMENSIONS (WxD): 4 x 2 inches.
The Suction Denture Brush is a denture brush with suction base designed for use by individuals with use of only one hand. This two-sided brush has firm bristles and an extra-large suction cup base to adhere to smooth flat and contoured surfaces. Molded from high-impact styrene, it contains no latex.
The Suction Denture Brush, model NC28333, is a denture brush with a suction base designed for use by people with limited manual dexterity or use of only one hand. The brush features a styrene base with two rubber suction feet that secure to most surfaces and firm bristles.
The Toothbrush Grips are designed to enable users with poor hand strength and dexterity to hold a toothbrush. These custom modifications include a built-up handle made of foam to increase the grip diameter and area, and two protruding arms that allow the brush to be supported by the forearm and reinforced by the thumb. PROTOTYPE DEVELOPMENT: The grips were designed by Paul Cermak for users with little hand control and dexterity that have difficulty with tasks such as brushing their teeth.
The Toothbrush Trainer Set is a three-piece toothbrush set designed for us with children with neurological, emotional, or severe physical disabilities. One brush head has standard soft bristles, and two brushes are made of flexible rubber for children who tend to bite if a bristle brush is placed in the mouth. The set can be used to stimulate the gums, palate, and teeth of children with severe oral problems without producing adverse reactions.
The Vac U Brush is an oral hygiene aid designed for use by individuals with severe physical disabilities. This toothbrush offers intermittent or continuous suction control and features pull-apart construction for cleanup. The unit has 612 Tynex bristles, tenite propionate material, and a reusable brush.
The Weighted Toothbrush is a toothbrush with a built-up handle designed for use by individuals with tremors or shaky grasps. This soft-bristled brush has an enlarged vinyl handle that is contoured to fit the fingers. DIMENSIONS: 1 1/8 inches in diameter. WEIGHT: 8 ounces.