April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month: DannaSmile Offers Preventative Screenings

April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month Plano, Texas--April 2016 "Did you know that oral and pharyngeal cancer collectively kills nearly one person every hour, every day of the year?" asks cosmetic dentist, Jodi Danna, DDS. "As a preventative measure, we routinely offer oral cancer screenings to our patients at DannaSmile."    In 2016, [...]

By | April 9th, 2016|dental news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Oral Cancer and Why You Need Regular Screenings

April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month Oral cancer quietly selects its victims, and in its advanced stages, can be aggressive and quickly spread to other parts of the body. Even though it is estimated that 43,000 cases will be diagnosed in 2015, according to the National Cancer Institute, oral cancer doesn't get the [...]

By | March 31st, 2015|dental news|0 Comments

Oral Cancer is sneaky!

September, 2012-Plano, Texas Oral cancer is one cancer that sneaks up on its victims. It is the sixth most common cancer in the world and among the most devastating since it affects the face, which is the focal point of human interaction.  It isn't as easily detected as some other cancers. Why? Normally cancerous cells develop under the mucosal layer of [...]

By | September 18th, 2012|Cancer|0 Comments