Although oral cancers represent a very small percentage of cancers, they tend to be rather aggressive. A prognosis is excellent if detected and treated early. All our dental office patients undergo a thorough oral cancer screening.
1. Wait 10 -14 days and see if the lesion still exists.
3. Remove the lesion so that it can be examined in its entirety.
The appearance of the lesion will determine which course of action will be taken.
In any case, the key is early detection and early intervention. Therefore, regular dental visits are essential.