Restorative Dentistry


The Benefits of Composite Fillings

Today, dentists and patients have several options when it comes to the materials used to repair teeth damaged by cavities. Tooth-colored fillings, also known as composite fillings, offer a number of advantages over fillings of the past, which were made of metal materials (either silver/amalgam or gold). Dr. Matthew Warner of Willoughby Dental is pleased …

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The Benefits of Dental Bridges

Dental bridges are one of the strongest and most durable restorations that Dr. Matthew Warner offers at his Greenville dental practice. Designed to replace a missing tooth, dental bridges consist of an artificial tooth that is supported by surrounding teeth. The benefits of replacing missing teeth with dental bridges are many. Dr. Warner outlines some …

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Dental Crowns FAQs

Dental crowns are tooth-shaped caps that are placed over a tooth for a healthier and/or more appealing smile. Willoughby Dental in Greenville, SC offers porcelain dental crowns for patients seeking a stronger and natural-looking smile. In this blog post, we answer frequently answered questions on dental crowns.

Should You Replace Your Amalgam (Metal) Fillings?

In past years, amalgam (metal) fillings were the only option to repair minor tooth damage and cavities. But today, patients have a more attractive option in tooth-colored fillings. Made of composite resin, these fillings are both aesthetically pleasing and long-lasting. As a trusted dentist, Dr. Matthew Warner often meets with patients who ask if they …

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