Archive for April, 2016

How Is HPV Connected to Oral Cancer?

Oral Cancer & HPV Oral cancer is one of the fastest growing types of cancer we are seeing today. A simple and painless test performed by your Wayne NJ dentist annually during your regular dental check-ups can certainly help identify potential warning signs of oral cancer. The Oral Cancer Foundation goes on to suggest that […]

Can You Spot The Symptoms of Oral Cancer?

Oral Cancer Symptoms According to the experts at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center – doctors in other words, not overly caffeinated dental health blog post writers – head and neck cancer encompasses a wide range of tumors that can develop in several areas of the head and neck, including the throat, larynx (voice box), nose, […]

What Are Oral Cancer Screenings & Why Do We All Need Them?

Why Get Screened for Oral Cancer at the Dentist? An oral cancer screening is usually part of a normal dental exam, where your dentist inspects your face, neck, lips, and mouth to look for any signs of oral cancer. We all need one because close to 48,250 people in the U.S. will be newly diagnosed […]

Guard Your Grill With A Custom Mouthguard

Choose A Custom Mouthguard From Your Dentist! Since April is National Facial Protection Month, we thought it timely to also help shed some light on the importance of using mouthguards when we (or our children) suit up to play sports this Spring. We certainly don’t want to play favorites in helping spread the awareness of […]