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meet jimani h. m. blackwell, dds, fagd

Mother. Wife. Business Owner. Yogi. Lifelong Student.

lifelong student

Dr. Blackwell’s interest in environmental sustainability started early. She earned her undergraduate degree in Environmental Science at Spelman College where she studied land, water, and air toxicology and its effects on the human body. She earned her dental degree at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, School of Dentistry, and following dental school, completed her residency training at the VA Medical Center in Washington, D.C.

She stays active in her mission to further her education, as well as staying up-to-date on advancements in technology and techniques. Dr. Blackwell is currently 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 (IAOMT), International Academy of Biological Dentistry and Medicine and The Weston A. Price Foundation.

top 6% of dentists

As a Fellow in the Academy of General Dentistry (FAGD), Dr. Blackwell is in the top 6% of dentists in the country. Her commitment to staying on the leading edge of dentistry is never ending as she takes over 100 hours of continuing education every year.

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nola proud

Beyond dentistry, she enjoys spending her free time practicing yoga, reading, learning, and exploring outdoors. She loves living in her hometown of New Orleans with her husband and their three young boys, and fervently pursues healthy living in every area of her life.

in the press

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Beyond dentistry, she enjoys spending her free time practicing yoga, reading, learning, and exploring outdoors. She loves living in her hometown of New Orleans with her husband and their three young boys, and fervently pursues healthy living in every area of her life.

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