Oral Cavity and Pharyngeal Cancer Exams

TRICARE covers a complete oral cavity examination as part of routine preventive care for adults at high risk due to exposure to tobacco or excessive amounts of alcohol.

This list of covered services is not all inclusive. TRICARE covers services that are medically necessaryTo be medically necessary means it is appropriate, reasonable, and adequate for your condition. and considered proven. There are special rules or limits on certain services, and some services are excluded.

Last Updated 3/20/2022