Oral Cancer Screening


Oral Cancer infographic Canada 2015

Did you know – in Canada, approximately 3200 cases of oral cancer are diagnosed each year? Oral cancers are on the rise and kill more people annually than cervical or skin cancer. The good news is, over 80 percent of oral cancers can be detected in the early stages by your dentist.


When it comes to oral cancer, the level of quality care you receive from your dentist should never be compromised. Your health is your number one priority- and for over 30 years- Dr. Art Hobbs has been making your health his number one priority, too. Trusted by thousands of patients from all over Burlington, Ancaster, Hamilton, and Oakville, Dr. Hobbs is committed to ensuring that your oral health and hygiene are always in the best possible shape, and regularly provides screenings that take less than 5 minutes to detect the presence of oral cancers.


When screening you for oral cancer, Dr. Hobbs looks for any abnormalities inside your mouth, such as lumps, or unusual pains or sensitivity. This quick screening can save your life and eliminate issues early on that may become bigger problems further down the road. While some dentists do not perform these types of checks sufficiently or regularly, Dr. Hobbs has always integrated oral cancer screenings into checkups so that you can be rest assured that you are always in good hands.


We recommend that you make an appointment every 6 months to screen for oral cancer. Your health is too important to risk.


Dr. Art Hobbs cares. Trusted by his patients for over 30 years, he will always go above and beyond when it comes to your oral health. Serving Burlington, Hamilton, Oakville, Ancaster, and the surrounding areas, we encourage you to make an appointment today for an oral cancer screening. When it comes to your oral hygiene, we know that a lot is at stake in protecting your smile and overall health.