Katie To, DDS

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Get Your Oral Cancer Screening!

The month of April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month and our office is dedicated to providing our patient's with the best care possible. We love learning and incorporating new technologies into our practice, especially when they can save lives!

Did you know over the past 8 years, most cancer numbers have decreased, but oral cancer has increased? Did you also know, 70% of oral cancer is found in late stages (III and IV). Because we don't want any of our patients to be included in those numbers, ...

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Early Detection Saves Lives!

Hey Everyone,

April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month.  Early Detection Saves Lives!  Cancer of the mouth and upper throat kills 1 person every hour of every day.  40% of the people diagnosed with these cancers will not survive longer than five years.  Many who do survive suffer long term problems, such as severe facial disfigurement or difficulty with eating and speaking.  When cancer of the mouth and upper throat are detected and treated early, mortality and health problems are greatly reduced.  Here are the signs and symptoms that you should be aware of:

  • A sore or irritation that doesn't go away.
  • Difficulty chewing, swallowing, and/or speaking
  • Changes in the way your teeth come together.
  • Lumps ...

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