Treating a Minor Dental Fracture with a Dental Filling

Dental fractures that affect a tooth’s enamel layer can vary in size and severity. Some chips and minor dental fractures might not cause any sensitivity or pain. Yet the tooth should still be examined and treated by our dentist, Dr. Jeremy Johnson before a cavity can develop in the compromised surface. If the biting surface of a tooth hasn’t been... read more »

Unlock Your Smile with Dental Bonding

  If you wish to cosmetically enhance your smile, dental bonding provides an additional level of protection. To repair any damage that is present on teeth, consider a dental bonding treatment. Dental bonding treatments are designed to go on strong and provide an additional layer of durability and protection for your teeth. When a dental bonding treatment is applied, it... read more »

The Keys to a Great Smile with Dental Anxiety Treatments

If you are suffering from stresses and concerns for visiting your dentist or receiving any work on your teeth and gums, you may be suffering from what is known as dental anxiety. However, dental anxiety can be treated with numerous techniques that are available both in the office and in the comfort of your own home. This can help make... read more »

Teeth are for Eating, Not Opening Gifts

Believe it or not, there are lots of things that people use their teeth for they shouldn’t. From penetrating plastic to crushing nut shells, we’ve seen many teeth harmed after inappropriate usage. Sadly, during this season, we see an increase in this type of problem. Here are some things you can monitor to keep yourself safe and your teeth in... read more »

Timing Sweets

During this holiday time of year, a number of us enjoy time with friends and family eating special meals and enjoying foods. However, this increased chomping time can have a negative effect on your health, and if you’re not careful, all that additional snacking can result in cavities or gum disease. With a tiny bit of careful timing, you can... read more »

Why Flossing is Important

Do you ever wonder why it’s important to floss your teeth? If so, our dentist, Dr. Jeremy Johnson, is happy to tell you why! Flossing is vital for your oral health and you need to floss at least once a day (more if you have braces) with a flossing product that is easy to use. There are a couple major... read more »

Watching for Sensitive Tooth Signs

Are you one of the 20 percent or more of Americans suffering every day from dental sensitivity? There are a couple things you can look at to find out; if you are suspicious that your teeth are sensitive, please contact us immediately. You can detect whether you are suffering from tooth sensitivity by watching for its major symptoms. If you... read more »

Make Dental Hygiene Exciting for Your Child!

Helping your child form dental hygiene habits is vital. These habits can stay with your child for a lifetime, thus helping them have a healthier smile. But how can you get your child excited about dental hygiene and dental care? Dr. Jeremy Johnson and our team at Monroe Smiles are thrilled to offer some tips for making dental hygiene fun... read more »

Some Things You Might Not Know About the Health of Your Smile

At the dental practice of Monroe Smiles, our dentist, Dr. Jeremy Johnson seeks to help our patients living in the Monroe, Washington, area have the healthiest smile possible. Today we are going to offer you some food for thought about your oral health. Let's take a look! Did You Know? -Seeing your dentist twice a year is actually a conservative estimate... read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at Monroe Smiles, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to our industry and area of expertise here on our website through these articles. Each... read more »