Have You Been Screened For Oral Cancer

Early diagnosis of oral cancer can help get you the treatment you need as soon as possible. Scheduling regular visits to Sensational Smiles in Plano, TX, allows Dr. Mark Sowell to thoroughly examine your mouth, teeth, and gums to check for any signs of complex dental problems including oral cancer. Visit our Plano, TX dental office twice a year for routine preventive care exams. Preventive care exams can help save your life and allow you to get the treatment you need. If you need to schedule an appointment, you can contact our Plano, TX dental office to schedule an appointment with Dr. Sowell.

Symptoms Of Oral Cancer

  • A sore throat
  • Pain or difficulty swallowing
  • Lump in the throat or neck
  • A persistent earache- often in both ears
  • Numbness in the mouth, neck, or tongue
  • Sores in the mouth
  • Pain or tenderness in the gums, mouth, or tongue

Risk Factors For Oral Cancer:

  • HPV
  • Smoking
  • History of cancer in the family

Dr. Sowell provides his patients with advanced dental technology and the latest techniques in dentistry. Dr. Sowell participates in continuous training to give patients the care they need to improve their overall health.  Dr. Sowell and his dental care team work with each patient to provide them with conservative and effective dental treatment.