Kicking the Thumb Sucking Habit

Many young children suck their thumbs. If its something your child is doing, there is no cause for alarm. It is a natural thing for babies, and most kids grow out of it by the age of four, or when their permanent teeth start to come in. But if your child shows no signs of stopping, then there are steps... read more »

Tricks to Defend Your Smile

Our dentist, Dr. Jeremy Johnson, wants you to have the top-notch smile and oral health you deserve. One way to achieve those goals is to make sure to protect your smile. Unfortunately, there are many things in the world that can threaten and damage your teeth and gums. The good news is that there are also things you can do... read more »

Dentistry in Motion: Mouthwash

Are you aware of the benefits that mouthwash products can provide for your smile? Mouthwash is typically designed to rinse away food particles and debris that may be present in your mouth along with neutralizing the effects of halitosis. Halitosis, also known as bad breath, arises when foul odors emanate from your mouth. Typically, bad breath arises due to bacteria... read more »

The Good Work Habits for Your Smile

If you want a strong and successful smile, then you need to do everything you can to care for your teeth and gums regularly. This means you need to care for your smile while you’re at work. Fortunately, there are good work habits that can help you clean and care for your smile throughout the day. Our dentists, Drs. Johnson... 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 »

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 »

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 »