For residents in North Carolina, Dr. John Fish, DDS is an experienced, proven and trusted dental professional in the state. For individuals and families in the greater Hickory, NC area, Dr. Fish’s office is conveniently located in Hildebran, NC.
While signs and symptoms of oral cancer can be difficult to spot, here are some early indicators to pay attention to:
- Discoloration of the soft tissue in the mouth, typically red and/or white
- A mouth sore which does not heal within two weeks
- A hoarse voice which lasts for a long period of time
If you are experiencing any of the above symptoms, it could be early signs of oral cancer and you should get in touch with a dental professional immediately. North Carolina residents experiencing any of these symptoms are encouraged to call the office of Dr. John Fish, DDS in Hildebran, NC at 828-397-5514.