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Gerald Fox

Dentist

Dr. Gerald Fox is a top Dentist in LAS VEGAS, . With a passion for the field and an unwavering commitment to their specialty, Dr. Gerald Fox is an expert in changing the lives of their patients for the better. Through their designated cause and expertise in the field, Dr. Gerald Fox is a prime example of a true leader in healthcare. As a leader and expert in their field, Dr. Gerald Fox is passionate about enhancing patient quality of life. They embody the values of communication, safety, and trust when dealing directly with patients. In LAS VEGAS, NV, Dr. Gerald Fox is a true asset to their field and dedicated to the profession of medicine.
47 years Experience
Gerald Fox
  • LAS VEGAS, NV
  • Temple University School of Dentistry
  • Accepting new patients

Are there any home remedies to treat dry mouth?

Hi, Combating dry mouth involves stimulating salivary flow. This could be as simple as substituting one medicine for another, or eating/drinking something that can stimulate flow, READ MORE
Hi,
Combating dry mouth involves stimulating salivary flow. This could be as simple as substituting one medicine for another, or eating/drinking something that can stimulate flow, such as citrus flavored hard candies (sugarless), or using specially designed mouth rinses, such as Biotene, Oxyfresh, or others. Good luck.

I have had 3 teeth chip in the past year. Is this normal?

It certainly isn't normal, and may be a symptom of clenching and grinding, or what we call bruxism. You should see a dentist to have your have a thorough examination, to fully READ MORE
It certainly isn't normal, and may be a symptom of clenching and grinding, or what we call bruxism. You should see a dentist to have your have a thorough examination, to fully determine the cause and the potential treatment options to properly address this situation.

What is the importance of using dental floss?

Yes, because no matter how well you brush, your toothbrush is incapable of reaching the areas between the teeth, to properly clean trapped food and plaque.

Why isn't my baby teething?

Yes, in most instances. Tooth eruption can be delayed for a few months past a year. If it goes longer, a pedodontist can examine your child and perhaps help things along.