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Early Symptoms of Oral and Pharyngeal Cancer Should Not Be Ignored

Dentists like Dr. Gregg Balis often include a screening for oral or pharyngeal cancer during your routine checkups. This involves examining your mouth for any troubled areas, inflammation, or discoloration. Generally, oral and pharyngeal cancers are more prevalent in the senior population; however, they can develop at any age. This is even more likely if you have a family history... read more »

Early Detection of Oral or Pharyngeal Cancer Can Improve Treatment Rates

The American Dental Association recommends that you have a routine dental checkup performed every six months to help clean your teeth, as well as monitor your mouth for any early signs of cavities, gum disease, or developing oral health conditions. This includes a basic screening to detect any early signs of oral or pharyngeal cancer. Early detection and diagnosis of... read more »