Norma E. Fox, BSc, DDS, OM, PA, a General Dentist; owner and CEO of Gentle Dental-care Relaxation Dental Spa Clinique!

Get to know General Dentist Dr. Norma E. Fox, who serves patients in Silver Spring, Maryland.

Dentistry, also known as Dental and Oral Medicine Doctor, is a branch of medicine that consist of the study, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of diseases, disorders, and conditions of the oral cavity. General dentists are doctors who diagnose and treat dental issues and help patients develop better oral health regimens.

Dr. Fox is a general dentist who is currently serving patients’ dental needs at Gentle Dental-care Relaxation Dental Spa in Silver Spring, Maryland. At ‘Relaxation Dental Spa’, Dr. Fox and her team are passionate about every aspect of dental care. They dedicate their time to relieving discomfort, restoring health and function, and creating renewed dental cosmetic/aesthetics, all with the goal of supporting patients’ overall well-being in keeping the teeth for their lifetime.

They can treat and address a wide array of dental concerns, ranging from mild to more complex cases. From a patient’s initial visit caring for their dental needs to securing retention of the teeth for their lifetime. The entire team at Relaxation Dental Spa strives to provide quality dentistry that exceeds expectations and improves not only oral health, but because health begins within the mouth, will ultimately improve total quality of life. 

Dr. Fox believes looking and feeling your very best starts with a healthy and beautiful smile.  She is committed to providing the highest quality of modern dentistry in a ‘gentle-patient-care’ manner that is critical in delivering an excellent progressive standard of care into the new millennium for her community. She has gained experience with the latest dental technology in the treatment of general dentistry. She treats both children and adults with a variety of complex problems, and educating them with videos on oral disease prevention starting as early as two years old, ensuring the next generation of educated dental patients.

Dr. Fox graduated from the University of Maryland, earning Baccalaureate degrees in Biological Science Research and Dental Hygiene (Preventive Dentistry and Public Health). She continued her dental education at the University of Maryland, Baltimore College of Dental Surgery, and later transferred to Howard University College of Dentistry where she graduated in 1994 with the Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree. She also received the Honor of Excellence Award from the American Dental Association; The Order of Medical Merit for outstanding accomplishment and professional excellence; The Washingtonian Top Dentists listing  and is listed multiple times in the Professionals General Register’s Who’s Who.

Dr. Fox’s wealth of knowledge and expertise extends over twenty years of experience in the field of dentistry. She has many years of post-graduate advanced continuing dental education in general orthodontics, endodontics, periodontics, implant restorative-prosthodontics, and cosmetic/aesthetic restorative dentistry. 

Dr. Fox is a certified Invisalign provider for over ten years and is listed among the Top Invisalign Dentist for 2019. Invisalign is a modern technology of orthodontic treatment that helps to straighten teeth with invisible aligners, without the use of the old conventional metal braces.

Dr. Fox is a member of the Maryland State Dental Association, the American Dental Association, the International Orthodontic Association, the American Academy of General Dentistry, the American Association for Women Dentists, and the Greater Washington Academy of Women Dentists. She also holds an international dental license and practice dentistry as a global humanitarian volunteer.

Dr. Fox is actively involved in local community service and volunteers sixteen hours of dental services each month at the Catholic Spanish Dental Center in Washington D.C. She served as a consulting general dentist in the State of Maryland, with the Montgomery County Public Health Department of Human Services and does yearly international outreach volunteer dentistry in South East Asia, Nepal, India and the Caribbean, while maintaining her Maryland dental private practice responsibilities. 

Learn More about Dr. Norma E. Fox:

Through her findatopdoc profile, or Gentle Dental-care Relaxation Dental Spa,


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