Caring for your mouth, teeth and gums is especially important during treatment.
Your dentist is an important member of your healthcare team. Upon your cancer diagnosis and determination of your treatment plan, make a visit to your dentist to ensure you don’t have any cavities or gum irritations.
Depending on your treatment, you may experience sores or a metallic taste in your mouth. There are steps you can take to prevent infections and make your mouth feel better.