In spite of what you may believe, oral cancer no longer targets only those over 40 years of age. The spread of oral HPV has caused incidences of oral cancer to rise at an alarming rate – particularly among younger people.
Oral cancer does not have any obvious early signs. When left to be discovered in later stages, 90% of the cases are malignant. Treatment can include disfiguring surgical treatment.
Know the risks of oral cancer.
Get checked now at Flax Dental!
The good news is that there’s a 90% cure rate if oral cancer is detected early.
Flax Dental is very pleased to provide VELscope. This FDA-approved oral cancer screening system uses light to instantly reveal abnormalities that may not be apparent or visible to the naked eye.
Find out if you’re at risk for oral cancer by calling your dentist near Dunwoody, GA at Flax Dental. Ask for a painless, effective screening today.