Oral Cancer Screening
Fact: One American is diagnosed with oral cancer every hour.
Fact: 32,000 Americans die of oral cancer every year.
Fact: High-risk factors include smoking, alcohol and sexual relations.
Fact: The Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) has been linked to oral cancer.
A new annual test called VISIOLITE can detect abnormalities at the earliest sign. This test is as easy as the PAP smear and PSA test. This noninvasive method of detection can save your life. It will spot abnormalities missed by experienced clinicians naked eyes.
At New York Dental we offer Oral Cancer Screening to all our patients on a yearly basis.
Currently, Dr Aris Rotsos offers the non-invasive salivary diagnostic test, which is quickly and easily administered at chairside. The OraRisk® HPV - Salivary DNA test determines who is at increased risk for HPV-related oral cancers.