Paul Downing, DMD
043_unknown5Dr. Paul Downing grew up in Fort Mill, South Carolina, graduated from Indiana University with a Bachelor of Science degree in chemistry in 1982, and earned his Doctorate of Dental Medicine at MUSC in Charleston, South Carolina. After a one-year General Practice Residency at the VA Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee, he returned to South Carolina in 1988 to establish his practice.

In 2009, Dr. Downing earned certification in the use of the LANAP laser system, which is revolutionizing treatment of gum disease. No more cutting and painful sewing of gums. The laser treats disease with minimal discomfort and virtually no downtime. It is regenerative not resective

In 2011, Dr Downing successfully completed the Medical College of Georgia Maxi-Implant course and has been placing implants since then. He promptly joined the American Academy of Implant Dentistry and is honored to be an Associate Fellow.

Dr. Downing has the prestigious honor of being a Fellow of the Academy Of General Dentistry and is a member of the American Dental Association, South Carolina Dental Association, and the Palmetto Study Club.

In 2015 he opened a second office in Lexington, SC located at 1825 South Lake Dr.


Meet Our Team


Starting the moment you walk through our doors at White Knoll Comprehensive Dentistry, our team will work hard to provide you with the high-quality, comfortable dental care you deserve. Dr. Downing and our entire team make your comfort and health our top priorities. If you would like more information about the high-quality dental services our dentists in Lexington, South Carolina, can offer you, please feel free to contact us today. We are eager to get to know you better!


Office Coordinators

KaseyKasey - Financial Manager



HayleeHaylee - Front Desk




Dental Hygentist & Dental Assistant

JaimeJaime - Lead Hygienist



DanaDana - Lead Dental Assistant