VELscope® in Scarsdale, NY
Approximately 36,540 Americans will be diagnosed with cancer of the oral cavity and pharynx in 2010. During the same time period 7,880 Americans will die of oral cancer. One of the VELscope®system's most important tasks is to help identify areas that might, if not identified and treated, progress to oral cancer. The VELscope®system is designed to help dentist recognize oral abnormalities found on the lips, mouth, and upper throat. In just two minutes, with no rinses, stains or discomfort, a VELscope>®examination allows dentist to improve their assessment of your overall oral health.