Digital X-rays, cameras & lasers
It is well-known that a cancer detected early has a better chance of being eradicated. This applies to lip, mouth and throat cancers as well.
There is now a very simple way to detect cancer anomalies which does not require a doctor’s appointment or a visit to a medical clinic or hospital. It can be performed by Dr. Assad at the time of your regular checkup. The VELscope® is completely safe, painless and will add about two minutes to your checkup. If an abnormality is found early, it could also add many years to your life. Ask Dr. Assad about our Ottawa oral cancer screening at your next appointment.