Randol Mil Family Dentistry wants to protect the general wellness of our patients. We note only help them protect their dental health we also want them to live their healthiest lives. Our holistic approach to dental care includes an oral cancer screening as part of every routine exam.
Oral cancer can be fatal if it is not diagnosed and treated early. Detecting oral cancer is the first step in a successful treatment plan.
Randol Mil Family Dentistry has the skills and tools that make early detection of oral cancer possible. We are even able to spot problems that might be pre-cancerous or a less serious problem.
What are the symptoms of oral cancer?
Oral cancer screenings are quick, simple, and painless. They include a visual examination of your oral cavity, as well as a manual evaluation to detect any abnormalities. If anything is of concern, we will collect cells from the area and send them in for analysis. Depending on the test results we might recommend a biopsy.
There are several things you can do to reduce your risk for developing oral cancer. These things include: