Dr. Armelyn Dela Cruz and Dr. Sania Garewal use CariVu™ technology in Edmonton, Alberta, to help detect signs of oral cancer. Dr. Armelyn Dela Cruz or Dr. Sania Garewal can help ensure that your mouth is healthy. Call Heritage Lane Dental at 780-465-6229 to schedule your visit with our dentists to learn more.
CariVu is a cutting-edge technology that has revolutionized the way dentists screen for oral cancer. This innovative tool employs transillumination, which allows for early detection of lesions and abnormalities within the oral cavity. CariVu’s noninvasive, radiation-free approach has made it a preferred choice for both patients and dental professionals.
Unlike traditional methods that involve potentially uncomfortable and time-consuming procedures, CariVu makes oral cancer screenings quick and painless. By using near-infrared light, it can penetrate the enamel and provide high-contrast images of the tooth’s internal structure. This reveals hidden issues that might otherwise go unnoticed.
The benefits of CariVu for oral cancer screenings are twofold. First, it helps identify suspicious lesions or irregularities that may be indicative of oral cancer at an earlier, more treatable stage. Second, it provides a sense of security and comfort for patients, knowing that our dentists and team are utilizing the latest technology to ensure their oral health.
Incorporating CariVu at Heritage Lane Dental not only enhances patient care but also sets us apart as a forward-thinking, patient-centered facility. By promoting early detection, CariVu can play a vital role in saving lives and improving the overall wellbeing of our patients.