Diseases and injuries in the mouth can affect more than just your oral health; the related symptoms and complications can have a significant negative impact on your quality of life. Accurate and early diagnosis of oral pathology is essential for successful treatment. Here at Bright Smiles Dental, our oral surgeon has the training and experience needed to be able to diagnose and treat a wide range of oral diseases, injuries, and maladies.
At your initial consultation, Dr. Timothy B. Chatterley will conduct a thorough examination of your mouth. This involves looking for changes in your oral health, examining the condition of your mouth and looking for any other abnormalities that may be a salient sign of an oral health problem. This includes an oral cancer screening as well as an examination for diseases such as salivary gland disorders, mumps, odontogenic infection, and more.
Be sure to let us know if you have been experiencing any of the following symptoms:
A chronic sore throat, which might also include difficulty or pain when chewing or swallowing.
A sore in the mouth or on the lips, face, or neck that bleeds easily or has been slow to heal.
A lump in your mouth or cheek.
Red, white, or speckled red and white patches in the mouth, back of throat or gums.
A noticeable change in the alignment or bite pattern of your teeth.
If have been experiencing symptoms like these or if you have other concerns about your oral health in Casselberry, Florida, you should not delay in calling 407-628-1066 to schedule an appointment at Bright Smiles Dental.