Hopewell Family Dentistry
Dr. Patrick Carter
3728 N. Hwy. 81
Anderson, SC 29621

Smile Gallery

Creating healthy, beautiful smiles is what we do best!

We love seeing the transformation when we help a patient get out of pain or achieve a beautiful smile that makes them feel confident. Take a moment to look through some of our before-and-after photos and imagine the possibilities when you have your dentistry done with Dr. Patrick Carter here at Hopewell Family Dentistry.

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Fractured Incisor
A slip and fall accident resulted in this badly broken tooth. Dr. Carter was able to repair it with composite bonding to make it look as good as new.
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Composite Rehab
After years of wear, this patient was concerned that his teeth were so worn that they wouldn't be fixable. He had found himself not smiling or showing his teeth when talking. In one appointment without any anesthetic necessary, Dr. Carter was able gi...[Read More]
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Denture and Partial
This patient had an existing denture that had severely worn from only having front teeth on the bottom. He got a new smile that should last with a life like denture and new partial on the bottom.
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Implant placement and crown
This cracked premolar was unable to be saved and had to be extracted. An implant was placed at the same time as the extraction. An all ceramic crown was attached to the implant and now is like nothing was ever missing.
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Replacing gold crowns
These gold crowns needed to be replaced due to poor fit and the patient ready to have natural teeth again. All ceramic Emax crowns were placed.
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Diastema Space Closure
This young patient was unhappy with the space between her front teeth. In under an hour and by placing direct composite this patient loved her new smile.
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Immediate Partial
This patient avoided going to the dentist for many years due to fear. After taking an oral sedative, this patient had multiple teeth extracted while we replaced his smile with a partial denture. The appointment went very smooth and the patient is ver...[Read More]
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Crowns and Composites
A combination of composite bonding and Emax crowns restored this smile after wear and erosion had removed significant tooth structure.
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Decay Tooth Colored Filling
Dr. Carter was able to fix this very dark dental decay in just one visit with composite fillings. Composite fillings look natural and hold up well over time.
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Fractured Incisor
A sports injury caused a large break in this front tooth. With no anesthetic required, Dr. Carter restored this tooth quickly to how it looked before the injury.
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Replacement of old crown
This old crown broke and needed to be replaced due to the appearance. The old porcelain fused to metal crown crown was replaced with an all ceramic crown which blends much nicer with the adjacent teeth.
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Composite Bonding Incisal
Dr. Carter was able fix this front tooth that had been chipped from biting her fingernails with matching direct composite.
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Composite Veneers Whitening
This patient was interested in improving her smile. Dr. Carter gave the patient a conservative plan of whitening and direct composite veneers on two teeth to build them up like her adjacent teeth. The patient was very happy with the appearance of h...[Read More]
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Composite Bonding and Recontour
This patient had an old bonding that did not match her teeth. By reshaping one tooth and doing a new bonding on another, Dr. Carter was able to get these two teeth to match very well.
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Worn Anterior Teeth
Dr. Carter did incisal edge bonding on these teeth to restore the teeth to a more natural level edge.
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Diastema Gap Closure
This patient was unhappy with the large space between his front teeth caused by one of his front teeth shifting. Dr. Carter performed periodontal therapy on the loosened tooth to get the gums healthy around it again then used composite bonding to g...[Read More]
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Single Anterior Crown
This patient had an existing crown that had several problems including having metal around the gumline and a very white appearance that caused it to look very noticeable. The existing crown was removed and replaced with an all ceramic Emax that blend...[Read More]
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Anterior Composite Filling
A cavity on this patient's front tooth was fixed with composite filling to look as natural as ever.
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Diastema Closure
This patient did not the space the between her teeth and was not interested in doing orthodontics again. Composite bonding was used to filled the space in a very short appointment and the patient is happy with her new smile.
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Front Composite Filling
A cavity had gotten around an old filling and was replace with a new composite filling and restored it back to being a healthy tooth again.
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Implant and Crown
This patient had cracked a tooth and had to have it removed years ago. The patient had a flipper partial that she wore for years that she did not like. An implant was placed and later a crown attached to give this patient a tooth that felt and acte...[Read More]
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Dental Decay
This patient loved to drink mountain dew which cause significant decay on his front teeth. Composite fillings were placed to stop the decay and give this patient his smile back.
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Implant Crowns
Restoring these two implants with crowns allowed the patient to chew again on his left side.
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Front Tooth Filling
By using direct composite, Dr. Carter was able to fix this patients dark decay in one simple visit.
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Stained Incisors
This patient had erosion and staining from swishing his coffee. New composite fillings were placed to correct missing tooth structure and eliminate the staining.
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E-Max Crown
Decay had destroyed a significant portion of this patient's front teeth. All ceramic full coverage crowns were used to restore the teeth back to how they were before the decay had started.
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Incisor Fracture Repair
This patient bit down into something hard while eating and broke out a portion of her front tooth. A composite filling was placed to restore the tooth back to its original shape.
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Composite Restoration
This patient was having sensitivity and pain from extreme wear of her front teeth. Composite bonding was used to build the teeth back to their original shaped and eliminate the sensitivity and pain she was having. The patient is thrilled about smilin...[Read More]