Ellen Myers joins us this week as we review oral cancer and the need for screenings in our operatory. The rates of oral cancer are not going down so we need to be vigilant in catching it early!
After listening to this episode, you should be able to, Appreciate the importance of performing oral cancer screenings on every patient. Learn the shocking statistics associated with oral cancer diagnoses. Understand the importance of early detection and utilizing education and technology. Recall that there are multiple strains of the Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) and not all are cancerous.