The VELscope uses fluorescence to reveal cellular, structural, and/or metabolic activity changes that are often directly related to disease processes occurring inside the tissue. Visit Arbour Lake Dental Care in Northwest (NW) Calgary to learn more about VELscope dental technology.
This potentially leads to the earlier discovery of pre-cancer, cancer, or other disease processes. Early detection is vital for improving the rates of treatment success and maintaining a high quality of life.
Unlike other oral cancer screening devices, the VELscope does not require dyes or prolonged testing procedures. In fact, this exam can be performed during routine hygiene exams in approximately two minutes.