VelScope Oral Cancer Screening

Immediate Results with a Complimentary VelScope Oral Cancer Screening in Auburn, WA 

When it comes to oral cancer….. regular examination and early detection can save your life. 

Dr. Marie Durflinger screens all patients for oral cancer using the most advanced technology available today, The VELscope VX. All of Dr. Durflinger’s patients receive a complimentary VELscope Oral Cancer Screening with their initial exam, x-rays and cleaning.  The American Institute of Cancer recommends that all dental patients be screened for oral cancer yearly and with the VelScope VX, you will have the results of the test immediately.

Click the link below to see what the experts are saying about Oral Cancer and The VELscope:

  • Velscope is the only system with full FDA approval.
  • The safe blue light source we use allows us to see things we could not see before with the naked eye, there is no radiation or side effects from this exam.  The Velscope looks like a hand held flashlight.
  • Oral cancer rates are increasing.
  • Oral cancer attacks 3 times as many people as cervical cancer. Many of the oral cancer victims are non-smokers. Alcohol use is a contributor along with being sexually active, history of cancer in your family and stress.
  • Oral cancer is dramatically rising in women, young people and non-smokers, both men and women.
  • Testing is completely safe and your results are immediate.
  • The bad news…When discovered in late stages, the 5-year survival rate is only 22%.
  • The good news….When  discovered in the early stages the survival rate leaps to 80% or higher
  • Recent research has now demonstrated a strong link between oral cancer and the Human Papiloma Virus

Call Dr. Durflinger Today to Schedule Your Free Oral Cancer Screening: (253) 833-2200