Eco-Friendly Dental Health Hub Page

Dr. Gemma Wheeler

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Dr. Gemma Wheeler (GDC: 259369)

Dr. Wheeler is a dentist with a passion for the environment.

To compile the advice for this topic she has drawn from her experience as a dentist, tested a wide range of products and referred to the latest studies on sustainability.

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Buyer’s Guides

Radius Source Toothbrush In Hand

Best Eco-Friendly Toothbrush

See our recommendations for the most eco-friendly manual toothbrush.

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Best Bamboo Toothbrush

Dr. Gemma Wheeler recommends various bamboo toothbrushes based on her research and testing.

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Best Eco-Friendly
Toothpaste

An explanation of eco-friendly toothpaste and the various options available.

Coming Soon — Our Guide To Eco-Friendly Dental Products 1

Best Eco-Friendly Floss
& Interdental Cleaning Tools

Dr. Wheeler explains the various tools available for flossing

Eco Terminology & Definitions

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Find out exactly what commonly used phrases mean so that you can better understand the products you are researching.

Toothpaste Guides

Toothpaste Tablets

Best Toothpaste
Tablets

Toothpaste tablets are a good alternative to toothpaste tubes. We’ve tested a whole range of them and tell you which ones we prefer.

Homemade toothpaste on brush

Is Homemade Toothpaste A Good Way To Prevent Waste?

Making your own toothpaste may seem like a good way to prevent waste from packaging, but it isn’t advised by dentists. Find out why.

More Useful Advice

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How Do I Know If I’m A High Risk Or Clinically Vulnerable Patient?

If you’re thinking of using a more eco-friendly product, such as a manual toothbrush instead of electric, see this post to help understand what your clinical needs may be.

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11 Interesting Things I Found Out Whilst Researching Eco-Friendly Dental Products

Dr. Gemma Wheeler shares some of the things she found surprising and interesting when research our eco-friendly dental content.