Early detection of oral cancer in Frisco, TX, is uncomplicated when you visit Stonebriar Smile Design. You know you are supposed to visit your dentist twice a year for a cleaning and checkup to keep your teeth and gums healthy, but did you know there is another reason why these appointments are necessary? Routine visits allow you to have an oral cancer screening. It is estimated that 50,000 adults are diagnosed with oral cancer every year. Unfortunately, the 5-year survival rate is only about 50% due to late diagnosis. We can help to detect cancerous and precancerous cells early by performing oral cancer screenings in Frisco, TX, checking your lips, gums, cheeks, tongue, and throat for any signs of the disease. If we find anything concerning, Stonebriar Smile Design works with a well-known dental oncology expert who can advise you on handling the situation.