Oral Exam

Conducting an Oral Exam

Oral health is important in its own right. But the mouth can also provide clues to many aspects of a patient’s overall health.

A comprehensive oral exam can be completed in 5 minutes or less, offering medical providers an opportunity to detect early indications of systemic diseases such as diabetes, HIV, Sjogren’s syndrome, and other conditions that can manifest in the head and neck region.

Last Reviewed on
February 2018