According to Early Discovery - OralID, "When found at an early stage of development (Stage I and II), oral cancers have an 80 to 90 percent survival rate. The problem is that the majority of oral cancers are found in late stages (Stage II and IV), resulting in a mortality rate of 43 percent at a five-year diagnosis (for all stages combined)."
On September 12, 2013, we participated in Freedom Day USA. Businesses across the United States partake in this event each year by providing free goods and services
Even if you brush your teeth daily, you may still have dangerous bacteria growing inside your mouth. Not only could that lead to periodontitis (an advanced form of gum disease that comes with symptoms such as bleeding when you brush and gum pain), but studies also find a link between poor oral hygiene and major health issues. Here are some ways that missing the mark on oral care could harm your heath.
After the initial hygiene appointment rules out tooth decay and gum disease, or facilitates the appropriate treatments to eradicate the ailments, the most common smile restoration service requested is teeth whitening. In the effort to offer his patients alternatives that match their lifestyles and budget, Dr. Daly prescribes both at-home bleach trays and in-office Phillips Zoom! Whitening treatments.