At Coach House Dental, we provide regular mouth cancer screenings for all our patients. If you have a history of mouth cancer in your family, let your dentist know right away. We may schedule screenings more often than for the average patient.
When our dentists conduct a mouth cancer screening, we look at signs of discolouration or sores inside the mouth.
We then feel around the mouth tissue for signs of abnormal growths or lumps. If we find anything unusual, we will refer you to a specialist for further examination.
These are some risk factors that can increase your chances of getting mouth cancer:
Even if you don’t have any of these risk factors, there is a growing number of people who are diagnosed with mouth cancer despite having no risk factors at all.
For this reason, mouth cancer screenings are vital in monitoring your overall health.
When our dentists conduct a mouth cancer screening, we look for symptoms inside your mouth, such as:
Book you mouth cancer screening appointment with Coach House Dental by calling us on 01629 339 600.back to treatments