Did you know that Oral Cancer is the most costly cancer by a factor of 2?
It is costly because it is usually not caught until it is already in stage IV. When caught early survival rate can be 80-90%. There are several easy ways to detect oral cancer in our dental office. The easiest way to detect Oral Cancer is when Dr. Tenaglia or your hygienist does a visual inspection at your cleaning appointment. Also, salivary testing, genetic markers, and photo spectrometer testing help identify Oral Cancer.