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Dr. LaMont Gee

Dentistry
Stillwater, OK
52 years experience male

Locations

LaMont Gee, D.D.S.

Stillwater, OK

Address

104 E. McElroy, Stillwater, OK
Directions

Office

Stillwater, OK

About

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Dentistry

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

65 Answers
19 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. LaMont Gee
Dentistry 52 years experience
Dental Phobia: Before taking any medication for anxiety for dental procedures you should consult with your dentist about your fears. Diazepam may or may not be the ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. LaMont Gee
Dentistry 52 years experience
Bad idea: Cyanoacrylates do not stand up to the wet conditions found in the mouth. The fix will be temporary, messy and poorly aligned. Leave the repair for t... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. LaMont Gee
Dentistry 52 years experience
TMJ Treatment: Tmj stands for temporal mandibular joint. The term is commonly used to describe symptoms associated with disfunction of some sort. Treatment may be ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. LaMont Gee
Dentistry 52 years experience
Flagyl: It is unwise to use any antibiotic for purposes other than those for which the medication was originally prescribed. Go to the dentist.
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. LaMont Gee
Dentistry 52 years experience
Thrush: Yogurt is not a cure all. Seek care from your dentist or physician who can prescribe an antifungal medication which should help you solve the problem... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. LaMont Gee
Dentistry 52 years experience
dry socket: A dry socket does not usually start causing symptoms until about 4 days following an extraction and lasts about 2 weeks. Your dentist can pack the so... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. LaMont Gee
Dentistry 52 years experience
Tooth extraction: Under normal circumstances the blood clot should not fall out. It is the foundation for healing. Gums should start growing over the top in several d... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. LaMont Gee
Dentistry 52 years experience
TMJ: It is highly unlikely that problems with the tempromandibular joint would cause sinus problems. It is also unlikely that this joint would be the caus... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. LaMont Gee
Dentistry 52 years experience
No: More information would help. Is the tooth a permanent tooth or a deciduous tooth? If it is a permanent tooth is the root completely formed? If it i... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. LaMont Gee
Dentistry 52 years experience
Bad Breath: Bad breath results from several different sources. Even though you brush your teeth you may have an underlying periodontal (gum) infection. There are ... Read More
A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. LaMont Gee
Dentistry 52 years experience
Whitening: Whitening, using a bleach designed for teeth, is one method of getting whiter teeth. Other ways are to place veneers of porcelain on the front of tee... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. LaMont Gee
Dentistry 52 years experience
Get medical care: What you describe can be potentially life threatening. She needs to be seen by a dentist, oral surgeon or medical doctor right away.
A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. LaMont Gee
Dentistry 52 years experience
Get checked: A long standing unexplained lump in the neck or chin needs to be checked and sooner is better than delaying. While there are many things that can cau... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. LaMont Gee
Dentistry 52 years experience
Fluorosis: Dental fluorosis is a result of too much Fluoride in the diet, typically coming from water in areas that have very high naturally occurring fluoride. ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. LaMont Gee
Dentistry 52 years experience
Have it checked: There are many possibilities. The tooth may be only slightly loose and will tighten back up on its own. Other possibilities include significant displ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. LaMont Gee
Dentistry 52 years experience
Wait: Healing takes time. Normally a canker sore will take about two weeks to heal, treated or not. The best treatment is to use a topical anesthetic for c... Read More
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. LaMont Gee
Dentistry 52 years experience
See a Dentist: In the early stages oral cancer is painless and difficult to see. Your best bet for detecting oral cancer is to have regular dental check-ups. By th... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. LaMont Gee
Dentistry 52 years experience
They feel different: Sinus pain can cause tooth pain but it usually covers broad areas, usually around back upper teeth. Sensitive teeth normally respond to hot or cold or... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. LaMont Gee
Dentistry 52 years experience
Throwing up: If you are throwing up every day, regardless of why, you are doing damage to your teeth. The acid from your stomach is quite powerful and will gradual... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. LaMont Gee
Dentistry 52 years experience
Adult orthodontics: The first question i would ask is, "are your teeth crooked?' if they are then you are not too old to have them straightened, assuming your teeth, gum... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. LaMont Gee
Dentistry 52 years experience
Diet high in fruit: The quick answer is no. However, if your taste leans toward consuming large quantities of citrus fruits that are high in citric acid then your teeth w... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. LaMont Gee
Dentistry 52 years experience
Yes: Sealants can be applied to deeply grooved teeth at any age. However, you should not consider this a final solution to preventing decay. Keep working ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. LaMont Gee
Dentistry 52 years experience
Not often: A root canal treatment fills the chamber where the nerve is normally found in a tooth, so technically it is a lifeless tooth. Many factors can cause ... Read More
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. LaMont Gee
Dentistry 52 years experience
Oral infection: The round of antibiotic you mentioned should be sufficient. This assumes the organism is suseptible to the chosen antibiotic. However, if the infect... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. LaMont Gee
Dentistry 52 years experience
TMJ & burning mouth: Tmj is a three letter acronym for temporal mandibular joint. The term is incorrrectly applied to symptoms of pain related to many causes affecting th... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. LaMont Gee
Dentistry 52 years experience
Root canal failure: Root canals fail for many reasons. For example the tooth may fracture or split. Sometimes infection at the end of the tooth is very resistant to ant... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. LaMont Gee
Dentistry 52 years experience
Monitor it: A tooth that has been treated with a root canal usually does not change color. However, in rare instances there may be a darkening. If that is the c... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. LaMont Gee
Dentistry 52 years experience
Mole on tongue: If that mole has been present for more than 2 weeks and the tissue was previously normal in appearance, then waste no time in having it examined.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. LaMont Gee
Dentistry 52 years experience
No sure-fire signs: Oral cancer takes many different forms and identifying it is not always easy and requires professional examination. Many forms of oral cancer are vis... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. LaMont Gee
Dentistry 52 years experience
Fluoride levels: I assume you are referring to the amount of Fluoride in drinking water. The world health organization recommends adjusting the Fluoride levels to a r... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. LaMont Gee
Dentistry 52 years experience
Dry Socket: Typically a dry socket becomes painfully evident about 4 days following an extraction of a tooth. The greatest percentage of dry sockets occur in the... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. LaMont Gee
Dentistry 52 years experience
tooth infection: Amoxicillin may help indirectly with pain. As the infection subsides and swelling goes down pain should also gradually diminish. A pain medication is... Read More
A 63-year-old male asked:
Dr. LaMont Gee
Dentistry 52 years experience
Fluoride: Adjusting the Fluoride level in drinking water to the optimum level has virtually no downside. The maximum dental benefit is derived at the time teet... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. LaMont Gee
Dentistry 52 years experience
Pulpotomy: When adequate anesthesia has been obtained a pulpotomy should be as pain free as a routine filling.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. LaMont Gee
Dentistry 52 years experience
Braces: Moving teeth orthodontically involves putting a small amount of pressure on the teeth. This causes them to loosen slightly until the bone supporting t... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. LaMont Gee
Dentistry 52 years experience
Lost filling: The first question to ask is why the filling came out. If something broke then perhaps just replacing the filling will do. If there was decay then i... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. LaMont Gee
Dentistry 52 years experience
Antibiotics: The question is not which one to choose. The right questions are what has my doctor prescribed and will i take it. I assume you have both of these l... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. LaMont Gee
Dentistry 52 years experience
Crowding: Palatal expansion is usually successful in the preteen and teenage years. Beyond that you can't expect much. A better solution may be to have full or... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. LaMont Gee
Dentistry 52 years experience
Flossing: Flossing around bonded retainers is a bit challenging. It requires using either a floss threader or "super floss" to feed the floss under the retaine... Read More
A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. LaMont Gee
Dentistry 52 years experience
Yes, it is normal: Multiple crowns, while somewhat infrequent, are normal. Occasionally there may even be more than two, as in the case of one of my children who has a ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. LaMont Gee
Dentistry 52 years experience
A few hours: Assuming that a local anesthetic is used you can expect the feeling to return in just a few hours. If there is a sensation of numbness that lingers f... Read More
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. LaMont Gee
Dentistry 52 years experience
Possibly there is.: The only oral cancer that may possibly be prevented by vaccine is caused by the human papilloma virus. This virus has been linked to cerivcal cancer ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. LaMont Gee
Dentistry 52 years experience
Topical numbing: First, there are many causes for mouth ulcers. These range from unknown through allergies, hot/spicy food or other things to cancer. If an ulcer has ... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. LaMont Gee
Dentistry 52 years experience
Receding Gums: If your gums are receding and bleeding you should seek a periodontist (a dentist who specializes in gum disease) for a consultation right away. The l... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. LaMont Gee
Dentistry 52 years experience
Root Canal Treatment: A root canal involves removing diseased tissue from the hollow space in the middle of a tooth, shaping and disinfecting it and then placing a filling ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. LaMont Gee
Dentistry 52 years experience
No: The biggest reason teeth are discolored following braces is poor oral hygiene while wearing the braces. Thorough cleaning of teeth and gums during thi... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. LaMont Gee
Dentistry 52 years experience
Silver Amalgam: There have been many modifications of amalgam over the years. Most of these have been designed to improve working properties as well as durability. ... Read More
A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. LaMont Gee
Dentistry 52 years experience
A Medical Doctor: Pain from trigeminal neuralgia can result from more than one source. You need to find a physician who is very familiar with this disorder. Evaluatio... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. LaMont Gee
Dentistry 52 years experience
Geographic tongue: Geographic tongue has many other names including benigh migratory glossitis and is a disorder that is more of a nuisance than anything else. There is... Read More
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. LaMont Gee
Dentistry 52 years experience
See treating dentist: Something is wrong. Go back to your dentist for a follow-up. Since there are many possible reasons for this problem it is very difficult to discuss ... Read More

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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Gee is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Gee is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This saved my life. Thank you. thank you for reminding me to brush my teeth every day! :)
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thank you! Am currently looking or a dentist.
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Missouri-Kansas City
Graduated 1970MD

Awards

Top Doctor, Third Place, Joplin, MO - Winter
2013
Most Influential, Third Place, Joplin, MO - Winter
2013
Thought Leader, Third Place, Joplin, MO - Winter
2013
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