A Brief History of the Toothbrush

We say it all the time, brushing for two minutes twice daily is your best defense for keeping mouth monsters at bay. But what did people do before they had their trusted tooth tool? Turns out, the concept of a toothbrush has been around for longer than you might have thought. 

Check out our infographic for a brief history of the toothbrush below!

At Adelberg Montalvan Pediatric Dental our purpose is to provide exceptional mental and dental care that can impact your child’s life forever. Our practice has been providing excellent pediatric dentistry to children of Long Island for over 14 years! If you have any questions about dental friendly diets give us a call or ask during your next appointment. We have three locations: Nesconset, Massapequa Park, and West Islip.