Oral Cancer: Early Diagnosis

oral cancer screening Allen Park Cancer remains one of the scariest diagnoses anyone can get. Oral cancer is especially frightening because it generally has a higher mortality rate than other cancers. Please keep reading this post from Turlock Dental Care in Turlock CA, because we actually have some encouraging things to tell you. The reason that the death rate for oral cancer tends to be higher than in other types is not because of the disease itself, or that it's hard to diagnose. The reason is that it is often discovered late in its development. An oral cancer screening might just save your life or the life of someone you love. The symptoms of oral cancer don't always produce any pain or other obvious symptoms. That's why it tends to be discovered in later stages. The goal of screenings is to detect any precancerous lesions that could develop into cancer. When oral cancer is found in its early stages, of course, the chances for successful treatment are at their highest. If you have any concerns about the state of your oral health, be sure to talk to us about it at Turlock Dental Care in Turlock CA. Patients from Modesto, Patterson, and Oakdale come to our office for family and restorative dentistry. Contact us today!

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3131 Colorado Ave Turlock, California 95382

Our Patients Say

This place is great! State of the art equipment. Friendly staff and they have cookies! ?? Fresh ones!

Vanessa P

I have finally found a dentist/hygienist that I feel comfortable with. I was there today and felt relaxed the entire time and am actually looking forward to going back for more dental work. Weird, but true.

Carol S

I came in and I felt so welcomed with the lady I met up front. The assistant and hygienist was so amazing and made me feel so comfortable. And then the dr he was awesome I will definitely make this my new home!


The staff here is always happy to help me with my questions and concerns.

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Wow what a great place: treated like a queen Staff are friendly and genuine care about my health.

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What a warm and professional office. It really shows that they care a great deal for their patients. Dr.McCulla is wonderful and has an amazing chairside manner.

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