Oral diseases that Dr. Sedghizadeh commonly diagnoses and treats include infections, injuries, cancer, or other diseases that impact your oral and overall health. Oral health diseases one may encounter include:
Additional oral health problems treatable at Oral Medicine & Pathology Center include:
If you suspect you have an oral health issue or your general dentist refers you to Oral Medicine & Pathology Center, see Dr. Sedghizadeh and his expert team for an evaluation.
Common signs and symptoms linked with oral health diseases include:
Symptoms range in severity from mild to severe. With some oral health diseases, you may not have any symptoms. Routine dental visits with a specialist are the best way to detect these and other oral health issues to avoid complications.
Anyone can develop diseases of soft or hard tissue in your mouth, but certain factors boost your risk of experiencing them. Examples include genetics, poor oral hygiene, smoking, and unprotected oral sexual activity. Oftentimes, the cause of an oral health disease isn’t known.
To diagnose oral health diseases and develop a treatment plan when needed, Dr. Sedghizadeh discusses your oral health history and symptoms. He evaluates your teeth, gums, mouth, and lips, and may take dental x-rays / CBCT.
Dr. Sedghizadeh might take a hard or soft tissue biopsy to screen for cancer and other diseases requiring treatment.
Depending on the type and severity of oral health disease you have, Dr. Sedghizadeh may recommend one or more of the following:Home remedies- Things you can do at home to improve some oral health diseases include brushing your teeth at least twice daily using fluoride toothpaste, flossing every day, and using antiseptic mouth rinse if your provider recommends it.
To get screened for oral health diseases and undergo treatment when needed, call the Oral Medicine & Pathology Center office to book an appointment or schedule one online today.