Oral Cancer Screenings
Because millions are affected by cancer and its debilitating effects, our oral cancer screenings will put your mind at ease with early detection and prevention. Some factors that can increase the risk of oral cancer include:
• Tobacco use of any kind, including cigarettes, cigars, pipes,
chewing tobacco and snuff, among others
• Heavy alcohol use
• Previous oral cancer diagnosis
• History of significant sun exposure, which increases the risk of
During an oral cancer screening exam, your American Dental Solutions dentist looks over the inside of your mouth to check for red or white patches or mouth sores. Using gloved hands, your dentist also feels the tissues in your mouth to check for lumps or other abnormalities.
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