After 10 years as a traditional dentist, Dr. Blackwell knew a big change was needed to make dentistry better for her family, her patients, and the planet.
Dr. Blackwell's passion for safer, healthier living led her to merge natural beauty and aesthetics of modern dentistry with a more holistic, oral-systemic approach to dentistry. Her mission is to support her patients with long-term oral health and whole-body wellness in a safe, collaborative, clean, and comfortable space.
Dr. Blackwell earned her undergraduate degree in Environmental Science at Spelman College and her dental degree at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, School of Dentistry. Following dental school, she completed her residency training at the VA Medical Center in Washington, D.C. She earned a Fellowship Award with the Academy of General Dentistry. She is a member of the American Dental Association, Louisiana Dental Association, Louisiana Academy of General Dentistry, Holistic Dental Association, International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicology, International Academy of Biological Dentistry and Medicine and The Weston A. Price Foundation.
Beyond dentistry, she loves to spend time with her husband and their three boys while fervently pursuing healthy living in every area of her life.
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An innovative mouth-body connection as a foundation for dental care. Dr. Blackwell is committed to supporting patients achieve healthy, beautiful teeth and gums by utilizing a research-backed, wellness approach that you can trust.
Safe, minimally-invasive treatments to enhance healing and deliver patient-focused dental care. An innovative approach that considers the whole body from the air quality, to the materials used to keep you safe during and after your treatment.
Dr. Blackwell’s personal passion for clean, non-toxic living for herself and her family inspires every aspect of enlightenDental. Her heart for patients to experience wellness is only matched by her clinical expertise and precision as one of the top 6% of general dentists in the country.