Cancer of the mouth can be totally painless in its initial stages. The earlier oral cancer is detected, the sooner a referral can be made to a specialist to carry out further tests. Early detection can make a huge difference in the type of treatment which would be available as well as the recovery rate after treatment
The following symptoms could be indicative of mouth cancer:
Our team of dental professionals play a vital role in prevention and early detection. Regular oral examinations enable our dentists to detect any irregularities that could indicate the early onset of mouth cancer. We also advise patients on good lifestyle, dietary, and oral hygiene habits that could reduce their risk of developing the disease.
To schedule a dental check-up or an oral screening, please contact Slade Dental Practice & Implant Centre on 020 8855 2115.