5500 Ming Avenue | Suite 165 | Bakersfield | CA 93309
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Current Patients: 661-835-8785

Oral Cancer Screenings

Oral cancer is becoming more predominant among the younger population. Risk factors like tobacco and alcohol use increase a person’s risk of developing oral cancer. Bi-annual oral cancer screenings help identify areas of precancerous tissue while they are as small as possible, promising more effective treatment approaches. In addition to standard clinical cancer screenings, we also provide advanced VELscope fluorescence visualization that identifies pathological tissues that might otherwise be missed by the naked eye.

From Our Blog

How to Protect Teeth from Diabetes

November 21, 2016

Did you know that an estimated 30 million Americans are living with diabetes? At my Bakersfield dental office, we have helped patients of all ages diagnosed with diabetes maintain their oral health. This is important because diabetes can leave you more susceptible to other issues such as periodontal (gum) disease,… Read More…