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Dr. Cox was born and raised in South Boston, Virginia. He graduated from Hampden-Sydney College in 1980 with a B.S. in Chemistry and then from The Medical College of Virginia School of Dentistry in 1984. He then went into the United States Navy as a Lieutenant in the Dental Corps and was stationed in Orlando, Florida and then in Sabana Seca, Puerto Rico. Dr. Cox returned to Richmond in 1987 as an associate with Dr. Scott Duff, Jr. on Grove Avenue. He became a full partner in the practice in 1990. Dr. Duff’s son, Scott III, joined the practice in 1992, and after Dr. Duff, Jr. retired in 2000, Dr. Cox and Dr. Duff III formed their own practice as J. Scott Duff III, DDS and Robert Y. Cox, DDS, LTD. Dr. Cox is happily married to his wife, Kathie Tennent! He has three children, Lauren, Wilson, and Garland. Dr. Cox is active at Third Presbyterian Church, volunteers his time at CrossOver Health Clinic and enjoys time with his friends and small group.
This content was provided by Dr. Cox Drs. Duff and Cox, along with their highly trained staff, are committed to creating a friendly environment where you and your family can receive the individualized care you need. From routine, preventative care, to more complex procedures, our team will provide you with the knowledge you need to help maintain your oral health and to achieve all of your restorative and cosmetic needs.
Minimally Invasive Dentistry
Orofacial Pain Dentistry
Bad Taste in Mouth
Black Hairy Tongue
Burning Mouth Syndrome
Clicking of Temporomandibular Joint
Cosmetic Peridontal Problems
Dry Tooth Socket
Excessive Tooth Wear
Gaps Between Teeth
Grinding of Teeth
Gummy Smile (Oversized Gingiva)
Oral and-or Facial Athletic Injury
Tempormandibular Joint Pain
Tooth Abnormalities as Seen in Diabetes
Tooth Decay Caused by Acid Attack
Traumatic Dental Injuries
Dental Hygiene Services
Digital X-Ray (CDR)
Full Mouth Rehabilitation
Gum Disease Treatment
Oral Soft Tissue Assessment
Pediatric Dental Exam
Pocket Depth Measurement
Porcelain Dental Inlays
Porcelain Dental Onlays
Porcelain Fixed Bridges
Preseason Dental Exam
Special Needs Patients-General Care
Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Recording
Traumatic Dental Injury Treatment
0 Malpractice Claims
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0 Board Actions
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Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
MCV Hosp-Med Coll Va
Medical School | Graduated 1984
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