Oral Cancer Screening
In every dental check up by Dr. Anna Aller we offer to our patient perform oral cavity screening. There always risk factors like tabaco, chronic use of alcohol, people in their 40 or older, infection with VPH.
Oral cancer can be detected is early stage
When oral cancer is found in its early stages, The survival rate of 5 years is around 82%. * Unfortunately, the survival rate of oral cancer has not improved much in the last 30 years due to the fact that it is found in the later stages.* Early Detection is key to the survival rate.
A Detection exam called ViziLite used with a visual standard exam helps identify and qualify these anomalies that can cause cancer. In other words, one exam ViziLite can turn your annual visit in an experience that can save your life.