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Deciding on Treatment

  • Oral Cancer: Treatment Choices

    Oral cancer is often curable, especially if it is found early. Treatment can also help control oral cancer, meaning it may help control symptoms or reduce its spread. Once you know the type and stage of oral cancer you have, you and your doctor will decide on a treatment plan. Talking about your treatment choices will be one of the most important discussions that you will have with your doctor.

  • Oral Cancer: Treatment Questions

    These questions can help you communicate with your doctor and know what to expect for your treatment.

  • Oral Cancer: Diagnosis

    Oral cancer is often found during routine dental or medical exams. Your healthcare provider may check for signs of oral cancer during your regular exams. And you should tell your healthcare provider if you have any symptoms.