Forward Science Announces Annual Gold Award Winners Honoring Excellence in Oral Cancer Screening with OralID

Houston, TX (May 2024) – Forward Science is proud to announce the recipients of the annual Forward Science Gold Awards, recognizing outstanding dedication and commitment to oral cancer screening using OralID. This prestigious award celebrates one doctor and one hygienist who consistently go above and beyond the standard of care, embodying the spirit of innovation and compassion in their practice.

This year's distinguished honorees are Dr. James Ki Lee and Gwen Duong, RDH. Through their unwavering efforts, they have made a profound difference in the lives of their patients by promoting early detection and enhancing oral health outcomes.

Gwen Duong, RDH, from McLean DDS, has been recognized for her outstanding efforts in patient education and oral cancer screening. Her office noted, "Gwen is an exemplary hygienist who goes above and beyond to educate our patients on oral cancer and the importance of the OralID screening. She is constantly giving out the OralID informational packets, so patients are aware of what the screening entails and the risk factors, especially HPV.”

Dr. James Ki Lee, from Campus Smiles SMU, has demonstrated exceptional leadership and skill in oral cancer screening. His office praises his commitment, stating "Dr. Lee pushes all patients to receive an OralID oral cancer screening. Not only does he inform the patient, but he also takes the time to educate the importance of the screenings with the latest technology of OralID."

"Dr. Lee and Gwen Duong truly embody the mission of Forward Science and the spirit of the Golden OralID Awards," said Robert J. Whitman, CEO of Forward Science. "Their dedication to early discovery and patient education is instrumental in our mission to change lives."                                       


About Forward Science

Forward Science is a privately held MedTech company based in Houston, Texas. Forward Science was founded in 2012 by two biomedical engineers with the goal of innovating technology to change more lives. Forward Science’s flagship product, OralID, is an award-winning oral cancer screening device that allows clinicians to visualize abnormalities that may not be seen under traditional examinations. With the success of OralID, Forward Science continued to focus on moving science forward in the oral healthcare industry by launching advance products to help patients reach their optimal oral health: SalivaMAX, BioStōm, TheraStōm and OxiStōm. Phone: 855.696.7254 

Being completely vertically integrated, Forward Science designs, develops, manufactures, commercializes, and supports their products in-house, ensuring the highest quality of standards coupled with superior service. Forward Science has quickly evolved into the industry leader for providing oral healthcare products worldwide. Join Forward Science’s goal to change lives! For more information, follow us on social media, visit www.ForwardScience.com, or call 855.696.7254