During your next dental checkup, you can get an oral cancer screening at our office in Puyallup, WA. This is part of our general dentistry in Puyallup, WA.
Below, you will find an infographic with some important facts for you to know about oral cancer. Early detection of this disease makes a big difference in five-year survival rates. People who are diagnosed in the early stages have an 80 to 90 percent survival rate. That drops to 57 percent when it’s found in the late stages, according to The Oral Cancer Foundation.