You don’t have to smoke to develop oral cancer. In fact, other risk factors for the condition include:
The Dental Specialists perform a thorough oral cancer screening on every patient that we treat. Why? Because patients do not usually discover oral cancer on their own until it is very progressed. Diagnosing abnormal or precancerous tissues in their earliest stages allows our patients to receive more effective treatment and a better prognosis.
Areas that typically raise alarm include:
Oral cancer impacts the lives of thousands of Americans each day. If you have risk factors associated with oral cancer it’s even more important to have a routine screening. Visit The Dental Specialists and protect your smile as well as your life.