Dr. Russell Schafer is passionate about dentistry and giving his patients a smile they can be confident about. Whether it's creating a new set of dentures, replacing teeth with dental implants, or a simple dental cleaning, he always puts his patients first.
Take a look at the smile gallery to see some of the work that Dr. Schafer has completed for his happy patients.
If you live in the Gretna, New Orleans, or surrounding areas, give NOLA Dentures and General Dentistry a call and we are happy to help you achieve your dream smile.
This patient did not like her teeth were rotated and dark. She did not want to have the teeth pulled or go through braces. We opted to do chairside veneers to help mask the color and change the shape. We did not even have to get the patient numb to do this.
This patient had old gold shell crowns which caused cavities around her upper front teeth. She hated the way they looked and was worried about losing the teeth. We did some beautiful bonding to help fix the teeth.
This patient was not happy with her lower gaps in her smile. We decided to fix the largest first to see how she likes it. She was ecstatic with the end result.
This patient bit down on pizza a too hard and popped off her filling. We were able to restore it quickly with a white dental filling.
This patient had a big wedding to go to the next weekend as he was the best man. We were able to get him back in good shape to fly off to see his best friend get married.
This patient had a couple bad cavities on her two front teeth. We were able to restore them with some beautiful white fillings.
This patient had chipped his front teeth years back and was finally ready for them to be fixed. We were able to do it in a few hours and then gave him a night guard after to keep them in good shape.
This patient chipped his tooth in his sleep. We were able to repair it quickly and painlessly.
This patient was very embarrassed by her two front teeth. They had been chipped and dark for a few months and she was no longer confident about smiling. After working with her for a few hours, we were able to get her back to where she wanted to be.
This gentleman was tired of his gold teeth. We were able to remove them and remove the cavities underneath followed by using some beautiful white fillings to put him back together.
This patient had multiple bad front teeth. We needed to try to save the teeth we could in a hurry. We did all these fillings in one day and had to remove gums as the cavities went below the gums. She was very happy with the end result.
This patient was embarrassed about her smile for the longest time. We were able to restore her front teeth with some pretty white fillings and give the ability to smile again.
This patient's two bottom front teeth were too small and had a large gap that she didn't like. We used a white chairside veneer to bond the teeth to make them larger. Patient was happy with it.
This patient did not like the way that his front tooth looked. It was darker and everyone could see the two different colors on it. We opted to try bonding over it to smooth out the color and then he will do some whitening to see if we can get the inside of the tooth whiter to match everything else. Not a perfect result, but we think it looks better than before.
This patient had not liked his front teeth for a while and it is clear why. After removing the cavities on his two front teeth, we were able to bond two nice restorations to give him back his smile.
This patient came in needing a small filling fixed. We were able to take care of him in under 30 minutes.
This tooth had a nasty cavity on it, but it was an important tooth as it helped hold in a partial which was needed for a patient to smile.
This patient hated the way that her front tooth was darkened. We started with the one that bothered her the most.