COLORADO SPRINGS ORAL CANCER SCREENING
VIZILITE PLUS SCREENING CAN HELP DETECT THE EARLY STAGES OF ORAL CANCER
Most people are surprised to learn that for more than 40 years, one American dies every hour from oral cancer; this unfortunate statistic is because oral cancer is often discovered in late stages of development.
VIZILITE PLUS CAN HELP IDENTIFY ABNORMAL TISSUE THAT MIGHT DEVELOP INTO ORAL CANCER
An annual ViziLite Plus exam, along with a regular visual examination, provides a complete oral screening procedure for patients who may be at risk for oral cancer. The ViziLite Plus exam is painless, fast, and could help save your life.
AM I AT RISK FOR ORAL CANCER?
Though tobacco and alcohol use are the primary risk factors that contribute to the development of oral cancer, 27% of oral cancer victims do not use tobacco or alcohol, and have no lifestyle risk factors.
Oral cancer high risk factors include:
- Use Tobacco (any type, any age, within 10 years)
- Consumption of one alcoholic drink per day (3 oz of liquor, 4 oz of wine, or 12 oz of beer)
- Immune deficiencies (such as HIV or AIDS)
- Human Papilloma Virus (HPV)
DON’T WAIT, SCHEDULE YOUR VIZILITE PLUS SCREENING TODAY
When oral cancer is found at the earliest stage, treatment is quicker, simpler, less involved, and more than 90% successful! By combining a ViziLite Plus exam, following a standard visual exam, you can be confident you have received the most comprehensive oral cancer screening available.
Please call us if you would like to find out how you can schedule a ViziLite Plus screening appointment.