Oral Cancer Screening
To better serve you as our patients, we have invested in the tools necessary for early oral cancer detection. We are passionate about the health of our patients and will continue seeking the education, updates and tools that will best serve you!
The VELscope Vx Enhanced Oral Assessment System centers on a handheld scope that is used by dentists to help detect oral tissue abnormalities, including cancer and pre-cancer.
The VELscope Vx system is an adjunctive device which means it must be used together with and as a supplement to the traditional intra and extra oral head and neck exam. Unlike other adjunctive devices used for oral examinations, the VELscope Vx does not require any dyes or prolonged testing procedures. In fact, a VELscope Vx exam can be performed in our during your routine hygiene exam in about two minutes.