Regular screenings for oral cancer are a crucial element of your dental care in San Jose. If your dentist is able to detect early warning signs of oral cancer, you have a much better chance of successful cancer treatment. You should visit your dental office every six months for professional teeth cleaning, teeth whitening, and preventative dental care, including oral cancer screenings.
Watch this video for more information about the importance of including regular oral cancer screenings in your dental care plan along with teeth whitening. If you or a family member have a history of cancer, it’s even more important to discuss your risk of oral cancer with your dentist.