When you visit Jonathan C. Wang, DDS Inc. in Pleasanton, California, for a dental checkup and examination, Dr. Wang will also perform an oral cancer screening as part of the exam. The screening involves looking for signs of precancerous lesions or abnormalities in the mouth and doesn’t require any special preparation.
During the screening, Dr. Wang will look inside your mouth to check for mouth sores, red and white patches, lumps, lesions, and other abnormalities. Apart from your mouth. Also areas such as your neck and throat are also checked for any questionable swellings or masses via palpation