We are dedicated to improving your oral health as well as your total body health, which is why we provide ViziLite oral cancer screenings. It has been estimated by the American Cancer Society that over 30,000 new cases of oral cancer are diagnosed in the U.S. each year, with over 7,000 of those resulting in the death of the patient. To protect you against those odds, we provide oral cancer screenings in order to catch oral cancer in its earliest stages, when it is treated most easily and effectively.
In addition to our traditional visual oral cancer exam, we will also provide a ViziLite oral cancer screening. ViziLite uses clinically proven technology to help us identify areas of concern within the mouth. The ViziLite oral cancer exam is:
We recommend visiting the dentist for a dedicated oral cancer screening at least once each year in addition to your regular check-ups every six months. If you notice any abnormalities or changes in your tongue, gums, neck, throat, mouth, or any other areas near the mouth, please contact the office of Dr. Reichman in Stony Brook today to schedule a diagnostic appointment. Together we can help you achieve good oral and overall health for life.