Oral Pathology

Oral pathology involves the diagnosis and treatment of diseases affecting the oral and maxillofacial region. Dr. Brandon Kang uses oral pathology in Martinez and Oakland, California, to identify and manage a wide range of oral health conditions, from common disorders to complex diseases. Our commitment is to ensure the health and well-being of our patients through comprehensive oral pathology services.

Understanding Oral Pathology

Oral pathology covers conditions that can affect the mouth, teeth, gums, lips and salivary glands, including:

  • Oral cancers and precancerous conditions
  • Infectious diseases
  • Inflammatory and autoimmune conditions
  • Benign growths and cysts
  • Salivary gland disorders

Signs and Symptoms

Early detection is crucial in the effective management of oral diseases. Common signs include:

  • Unexplained bleeding in the mouth
  • Persistent sores on the face, neck or mouth that bleed easily and do not heal
  • A lump or thickening in the skin lining the inside of the mouth
  • Chronic sore throat or hoarseness
  • Difficulty in chewing or swallowing

Our Approach to Oral Pathology

  • Comprehensive Evaluation: Our oral surgeon and team perform thorough examinations, including visual inspections and diagnostic imaging.
  • Biopsy Services: When necessary, a biopsy of suspicious areas is conducted to achieve a definitive diagnosis.
  • Personalized Treatment Plans: Based on the diagnosis, customized treatment strategies are developed, ranging from medication to surgical intervention.

Choose Us for Expert Care

We are dedicated to providing the highest standard of care in oral pathology. If you are experiencing any symptoms or have concerns about your oral health, please contact our office. Our expertise is at your service, ensuring that you receive prompt and effective treatment tailored to your specific needs.

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