Oral Cancer Screening

Comprehensive Oral Cancer Screening for Your Peace of Mind

At Olde Naples Periodontics, we prioritize your overall health, and that includes comprehensive oral care. Dr. Gay and her dedicated team are committed to providing you with exceptional dental services. We’re pleased to introduce you to Oral Cancer Screening, a vital examination that can save lives and enhance your well-being.

"I consider myself privileged to not only do what I love but also to improve the health of my patients. If you have any concerns about your oral health, please do not hesitate to contact my office. Treating periodontal disease starts with you."

What is Oral Cancer Screening?

Oral Cancer Screening is a thorough examination performed by a skilled dentist to detect signs of oral cancer in its early stages. This proactive approach allows for timely intervention and improved treatment outcomes.

Benefits of Oral Cancer Screening:

    1. Early Detection: Oral cancer, when identified early, is highly treatable. Screening can catch abnormalities before they become more severe.
    2. Improved Survival Rates: Timely detection leads to better chances of successful treatment and higher survival rates.
    3. Peace of Mind: Regular screenings provide peace of mind, knowing that your oral health is being monitored proactively.
    4. Preventative Care: Identifying risk factors and taking preventive measures can reduce the likelihood of developing oral cancer.
    5. Comprehensive Health: Your oral health is closely linked to your overall well-being, making regular screenings an essential part of your healthcare routine.

The Oral Cancer Screening Process:

    1. Consultation: Your journey begins with a consultation with Dr. Gay at Olde Naples Periodontics. She will discuss the importance of oral cancer screening and assess your risk factors.
    2. Visual Examination: A visual examination of your mouth, tongue, throat, and neck is conducted to identify any visible signs or abnormalities.
    3. Advanced Technology: Our office is equipped with advanced screening technologies that enhance our ability to detect early-stage oral cancer.
    4. Patient Education: Dr. Gay will provide information about risk factors, lifestyle choices, and preventive measures to maintain your oral health.
    5. Regular Screening: Depending on your risk factors, regular screenings may be recommended to ensure ongoing monitoring and early detection.

Important Considerations:

    1. Expertise and Precision: Trust Dr. Gay’s expertise for thorough and accurate oral cancer screenings.
    2. Risk Factors: Understanding your risk factors, such as tobacco and alcohol use, is essential for preventive care.
    3. Self-Examination: Dr. Gay may educate you on performing self-examinations between dental visits to monitor any changes.
    4. Lifestyle Choices: Making healthy lifestyle choices can significantly reduce the risk of oral cancer.
    5. Patient Comfort: Our Naples office provides a comfortable and caring environment for your screening, ensuring a positive experience.

Ensure your well-being with regular Oral Cancer Screening at Olde Naples Periodontics. Dr. Gay’s expertise, combined with our commitment to your health, ensures early detection and peace of mind. Contact us today to prioritize your oral health and maintain a vibrant, confident smile.




Elevate Your Smile with Excellence at Olde Naples Periodontics:

Experience the pinnacle of dental care under the expert guidance of Dr. Gay at Olde Naples Periodontics. Our cutting-edge treatments, personalized approach, and warm environment ensure your journey to optimal oral health is one of comfort and confidence. Join us today at “1132 Goodlette Frank Rd N, Naples, Florida 34102” or call (239) 261-1401 to embark on a path towards a brighter, healthier smile.

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