Oral Cancer Screening

Protect Your Oral Health with Dr. Behbood

Oral cancer is a serious and potentially life-threatening condition affecting thousands every year. Early detection and prompt treatment are crucial in improving patient outcomes and increasing the chances of successful treatment. At Warren Family Dentistry, Warren, MI, dentist Dr. Sahel Behbood and her experienced dental team offer comprehensive oral cancer screening as part of our commitment to providing top-quality dental care.

Discover how oral cancer screenings can help you stay healthy for longer in Dr. Behbood’s guide.

a man is happy following his oral cancer screening

The Importance of Oral Cancer Screenings

Oral cancer screenings are a vital component of preventive dentistry. Regular screenings enable dentists to detect any possible signs or symptoms of oral cancer at an early stage, significantly increasing the chances of successful treatment. Early detection can save lives and improve overall prognosis. By undergoing regular oral cancer screenings at Warren Family Dentistry, you’re taking a proactive step toward safeguarding your oral health.

How Are Oral Cancer Screenings Conducted?

At Warren Family Dentistry, our experienced dental professionals perform thorough oral cancer screenings during routine dental check-ups. The process is quick, painless, and non-invasive. Here’s what you can expect during an oral cancer screening at our Warren dental office:

  • Visual Examination: Our Warren dentist will carefully inspect your mouth, lips, tongue, and other oral tissues for abnormalities or suspicious lesions.
  • Physical Palpation: Using gloved hands, Dr. Behbood will gently feel the tissues in your mouth and neck to check for any lumps, swellings, or other abnormalities.
  • Specialized Tools: In some cases, Dr. Behbood may use specialized tools to help detect oral abnormalities that may not be visible to the naked eye.

Frequently Asked Questions

Schedule Your Oral Cancer Screening at Warren Family Dentistry

Oral cancer screenings are a crucial aspect of preventive dental care. By undergoing regular screenings at Warren Family Dentistry in Warren, MI, you’re taking a proactive step towards preserving your oral health and potentially saving your life. Our skilled dental professionals are dedicated to providing comprehensive care and using the latest screening techniques to help ensure early detection and prompt treatment. 

Don’t wait until it’s too late — prioritize your oral health and schedule an oral cancer screening today. Call (586) 574-9500 or fill out our online contact form today. We’re happy to meet new and returning patients from the areas around Warren, Sterling Heights, Eastpointe, and Roseville, MI.