Why Is Oral Cancer so serious?
In the early stages of oral cancer, there are often very few detectable symptoms. The vast majority of Americans neglect to have regular oral cancer screenings. Often, the disease goes unnoticed until it reaches Stage III or Stage IV, which dramatically reduces the survival rate.
That’s why it’s so important to have regular screenings for oral cancer by Dr. Quinn or Dr. Mitchell at Smiles for Life Family Dentistry. Regular oral cancer screenings can help detect this cancer before it metastasizes, providing better patient outcomes and a higher survival rate.