Have You Had Your Oral Cancer Screening Yet?

One of the most serious oral health ailments you can have is oral cancer. Although there are many habits and causes that can increase your risk for oral cancer, it can strike at any age at any time. In America alone, over 40,00 people are diagnosed with the disease every year. As with many cancers, survival may depend on finding... read more »

The Importance of Oral Cancer Screenings

During your routinely scheduled cleanings, your White Pearl Dentistry dentist can easily perform an oral cancer screening. For some dentists, this is part of a routine cleaning, but if you’re not sure if your dentist screens for cancer, be sure to ask them the next time you visit. The reason you should ask is that oral cancer is a serious... read more »

Oral Cancer Facts

At White Pearl Dentistry, we are committed to your total oral health. This means, among other things, that you will receive a comprehensive oral examination when you come in for your first visit. We will check for gum disease, evaluate the condition of your teeth, including restorations, and perform a screening for oral cancer. Since April is Oral Cancer Awareness... read more »