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 hated her smile for obvious reasons. We removed the bad infected top teeth and gave her back a new smile the same day with a set of full dentures.
We were able to get this man back the smile he wanted with a beautiful new upper denture.
This patient didn't like her bunny teeth and she couldn't chew well. With a beautiful upper full denture and a strong lower cast partial, we were able to make her feel whole again.
This patient had an old denture that had broken and she was managing to keep in her mouth. We made her a beautiful new strong denture that fixed her smile and got her back on the right path.
This patient did not like her top teeth. We were able to remove them and give her a beautiful new smile so that she could feel normal again.
This patient had broken and infected teeth which bothered her for many years. With a new denture, we were able to get her back in good shape.
This patient had a denture that was over 30 years old. The lower no longer fit good. We were able to make a new beautiful natural one for him.
This patient had been going for a long time without teeth. He was tired of not being able to smile at church. We got him back.
This patient had dentures that were over 2 decades old and were worn down and didn't fit well. We were able to give her a fresh set that fit better and showed more teeth.
This patient had gone through the six months of healing with her one day denture. After making sure that they were perfect we were able to give her an upper complete denture and lower cast partial. She was very happy with her new smile.
This patient had finished healing and needed a new denture. We were able to make an affordable one day denture for her and after a few months, we came back and made a customized denture. She left with smiles
This patient thought her previous dentures looked too flat and unnatural. With the help of our great denture lab, we were able to craft her the smile that was perfect. She was so happy with the naturalness of her smile as well as the great fit.
This patient finally healed after six months and was ready for a new set. She was clearly happy with the end result.
This patient hated her smile and teeth for good reason. We removed the bad ones and made her a good upper full plate and lower cast partial plate. She can now chew and smile and talk again.
This patient had been without a smile for along time. We were finally able to get her back to feeling normal again.
This patient had been losing her teeth for years and was ready to do something about it. With her remaining teeth as guides, Dr. Schafer placed four implants to help her lower denture snap in. After three months of healing, we built her smile and snapped on the denture. The lower denture fits well and functions great.
This patient had gone a long time without teeth and she was super happy to finally get a nice smile back! She can chew and talk as much as she wants to now.
He was tired of his old smile and he felt like it wasn't feeling right anymore. With a new set of dentures, he finally got the smile that he wanted
This patient only had a few front teeth remaining when we first met him. He needed a whole new smile as he is a minister. We were able to get him back to the pulpit in no time.
This patient had an old set of dentures that finally needed to be replaced. He was thrilled with the fit and shape of his new teeth.
This patient had chipped his old set of bottom dentures and didn't like his smile anymore. He was happy to get them fixed.
We also added 4 implants to the bottom denture so that it was more secure. Patient was thrilled.
This patient wanted golds for a long time. We were able to give him back his smile and make him happy.
He had been missing teeth for quite some time. He knew he needed a partial, but was unsure how to make it fit right. We were able to give him back his smile. :)
This patient needed teeth in time for his daughter's graduation. He was very happy to be able to smile when his daughter received her diploma.
This patient had been unable to eat comfortably due to no front teeth. We were able to fix that. :)
This patient had a small old partial that didn't give him any back teeth. We were able to build him a strong partial that made chewing much more comfortable.
This patient had these gold teeth when he was younger, but they no longer fit his smile. After taking out the gold teeth, we were able to give him a partial that looked natural for him.
He lost his tooth from an accident and needed a quick fix. What a difference in smiles!
This patient's teeth had taken a beating over the years and he knew that he needed to do something about it. After removing the bad ones, we were able to give him back his smile.
This patient was afraid to smile wide because of his gaps in his back teeth. We were able to fix that with a partial.
This patient knew he needed for quite some time but was afraid to come see a dentist. The after picture is the day after surgery.