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Oral Cancer Screening


Oral Cancer Screening

Sensitive Care Cosmetic and Family Dentistry is committed to bringing the latest technology in oral cancer screening to the community. We are one of the few offices in the Milford, CT area with the advanced VELscope system, with simple, painless, and affordable 2-Minute Exams. Take advantage of our digital radiography technology to avoid this menacing health problem.

  • Oral cancer has 3 times as many victims as cervical cancer.
  • A person dies of oral cancer in North American every hour.
  • The number of people suffering from of oral cancer is growing.
  • The biggest growth in oral cancer is among young non-smokers.
  • Oral cancer is now linked to HPV.
  • When oral cancer is discovered in early stages, the survival rate is very high; but when discovered late (which is usually the case) the rate is very low.
  • Health experts recommend that all adults receive annual oral cancer screening.

We care about your optimal oral health. Due to these risk factors, our Milford, CT practice has recently invested in this state-of-the-art VELscope system. Sensitive Care has integrated the technology into our conventional oral cancer examination. Digital radiography helps us discover potentially dangerous tissue that we might otherwise miss. Chances are you don’t have oral cancer, but wouldn’t it be nice to be sure.

To schedule an appointment with a Sensitive Care dentist in our Milford, CT office, contact us today at 203-878-6699.