Nov 25, 2021
What the Future Holds for Oral Healthcare
A product that’s with smart sensors, connected technology, and even understands you might be the key.
The emergence of new technologies is rapidly accelerating in the corresponding oral care industry, and it’s not easy to predict what the future holds for the oral healthcare category. However, with the development of new and increasingly sophisticated diagnostic technology, an exciting opportunity to constantly explore new ways of delivering meaningful innovation to help improve people’s lives and overall well-being has revealed itself.
Oclean shares a similar view when it comes to addressing consumers’ oral healthcare needs to develop products that support personal data feedback, consultancy, and technical innovation to make an even bigger influence, be it expanding the role of dental professionals to developing products that engage or motivate people to take preventative care in-between dental check-ups.
According to research conducted in collaboration with dental professionals, it is found that 98 percent of dental professionals surveyed would feel more confident in their patients looking after their mouth, teeth, and gums in-between visits to the dentist, having used a smart electric toothbrush. It is believed that data captured will drive a behavior change, with more people taking advice and recommendations from AI-calculated data feedback in-between dentist visits, leading to a positive impact on oral health issues.
Oclean has introduced certain oral care products that understand consumers growing demand for connected technology, those products themselves or their compatibility with Oclean APP provide advice and guidance making it easier for consumers to implement coaching and tips using real-time data.
To make this a truly tailored proposition, Oclean products track brushing habits in real-time and provide a personalized mouth-map to help coach consumers to improve their brushing technique. It is acknowledged that dentists want to improve patient care in-between visits and this is coupled with consumers’ desire for more personal data. Oclean’s latest smart sonic electric toothbrush features new smart sensor technology to provide tailored feedback on brushing habits every time it is used, and 95 percent of dental practitioners surveyed felt they could make more effective recommendations to patients.
Today people are seeking more and more information about their personal health and well-being, and the rise of health apps and wearables demonstrates the growing desire for personal data. We believe that connected technology is the future for oral healthcare and are focused on developing innovations that matter to consumers’ actual needs. To date, Oclean’s advanced oral health care products are aimed to help consumers improve their oral health and build good habits for life.
This is an exciting time and through continued innovation using smart sensors and connected technology, Oclean is aimed to inspire people to understand and embody the value of good oral health. Not to mention, a device that understands you and demonstrates the data needed to adjust or consult to improve for the sake of personal oral health, and this might be the answer to what the future holds for the oral healthcare