Procedures

Oral Pathology Procedures

What Oral Pathology Services Do We Offer?

Jessen Oral Surgery is committed to doing everything it can to make sure that you receive correct and timely treatment for any oral conditions you may develop. Part of that commitment means helping you to maintain a healthy oral environment by preventing future conditions and ensuring that you are fully informed of any warning signs developing in your mouth. You can expect a full oral pathology examination at any time you would like.

Oral pathology is the process of determining if a lesion, ulcer, or abnormality in your mouth is cancerous, linked to a preventable bacterial disease, or simply a benign pathology. Although many times Dr. Jessen and his team will be able to quickly determine whether or not your oral pathology is anything to worry about, occasionally you may need to have a more thorough examination. At times Dr. Jessen may determine that your oral pathology is problematic, but may night be able to quickly identify what specific condition is causing you problems, and in order to make sure that you receive the care you need your pathology may need to be tested to determine exactly what the problem is.

If that applies to you, you can expect a to be contacted a few days to a week, depending on your condition, in order to let you know if your oral pathology is a major concern or not. If it is determined that you have developed a condition that needs further treatment Dr. Jessen will immediately begin working to ensure that your oral pathology is eliminated so that you can return to full health and start enjoying your mouth again.

Dr. Jessen has extensive experience treating oral pathology, and so you can be sure that as unpleasant as a pathology can be you will receive compassionate and professional care to get you back to full health. If you are concerned about a lesion, sore spot, or ulcer in your mouth, please get in contact with us so that you can know for sure whether or not you need to be worried.


My son had his wisdom teeth removed there yesterday. Dr. Jessen and staff were awesome! They did a really good job of making him feel calm and kept me aware of everything. I would definitely recommend anyone who needs oral surgery to go to Dr. jessen. They’re great!

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