Phone: (907) 789-1295

Working Hours: Mon-Fri 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

Phone: (907) 789-1295

Working Hours: Mon-Fri 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

Oral cancer screening near me

Oral Cancer Screening in Juneau, AK

At our practice, your well-being is at the forefront of our holistic approach to dental care. We understand the critical importance of oral cancer screening as an integral part of your regular exam, emphasizing early detection for optimal outcomes.

Oral Cancer Screening: A Vital Element of Your Wellness

Why Oral Cancer Screening Matters:

Life-saving potential: Like any cancer, early detection of oral cancer is crucial for successful treatment and improved prognosis. Holistic Approach: We go beyond just your smile, considering your overall wellness in our dental care practices. Skilled Examination: Our team possesses the skills and tools necessary to identify early signs and symptoms of oral cancer and pre-cancerous conditions.

Common Symptoms of Oral Cancer:

● Red or white spots or sores in the oral cavity● Easily bleeding or non-healing sores● Lumps, thickening, or rough spots● Pain, tenderness, or numbness in the mouth or on the lips● Difficulty in chewing, swallowing, speaking, or moving the jaw or tongue

Our Screening Process:

Thorough Examination: A comprehensive examination of the entire oral cavity, including visual and tactile assessments.
Simple Tests: In case of areas of concern, we may perform tests like a brush test, sending collected cells for laboratory analysis.

Preventing Oral Cancer:

● Avoid tobacco products and consume alcohol in moderation.● Maintain a healthy, balanced diet.● Limit sun exposure and use UV-A/B-blocking sun-protective lotions on both skin and lips.

Take control of your oral health. During your next dental appointment, request an oral cancer screening. Early detection enhances the chances of successful treatment. Contact our office to prioritize your well-being through proactive dental care.

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Mon-Friday: 10:00 am to 5:00 pmSat-Sun: Closed

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