Welcome to Happy Smiles Meridian!

At Happy Smiles in Meridian, we want families who enter our dental office to have a great experience, and to leave with a confident smile. Studies show that children who have healthy oral habits experience fewer dental problems as adults and are more confident. Our family dentists know that it is important to develop healthy oral habits early on, and as a result, we have committed our practice to providing children in Meridian with the best family dental care in an upbeat, kid-friendly environment.

Happy Smiles Meridian provides families with fun, quality dental care. We want your family to have the best experience possible at our family dental center, so we offer a friendly environment full of energy, fun, and games. Kids can sit back and relax, play with toys, and even watch cartoons while they’re having their teeth checked. More importantly, parents are always allowed in our exam rooms. This gives you peace of mind because you know how we are caring for your child, and it comforts them to know that you are by their side. Our family dentists are friendly and excited to promote the oral health of children in the Meridian area. We look forward to working with you!

Our Happy Smiles Dentistry in Meridian, Mississippi provides dental care to patients under 21 years old, including babies and toddlers. At Happy Smiles Dentistry, we offer a kid-friendly environment full of energy and fun activities that help you and your children feel comfortable during your visit. We are dedicated to making your family feel at home, so we invite parents to join their kids in the treatment rooms! We believe that a parent’s presence helps children relax and promotes family participation in learning about healthy oral care habits. Our team of dentists are always willing to teach your family about oral care habits recommended by the American Association of Pediatric Dentists and the American Dental Association. They are here to answer any questions you may have, so please, ask away!



Happy Smiles Dentistry’s Award-Winning Dental Care
As a family-friendly dentist, Happy Smiles Dentistry is dedicated to making our dental office a safe, comfortable, and enjoyable experience. Our dental office in Meridian, MS has game stations, jungle gyms, play areas, movies, and TVs in every room that are designed to offer kid-friendly fun to families. Happy Smiles has been recognized for offering excellent family dental care in Meridian, MS. In fact, our office was voted Readers Choice in The Meridian Star for kids and family dentistry in 2017, 2018 and 2019!

Kid-Friendly Dentists You Can Trust in Meridian, Mississippi
If you’re looking for a local dentist that your family will love, look no further than Happy Smiles Dentistry! Our kid-friendly dentist office in Meridian, MS caters to patients under 21 years old (including babies and toddlers), and offers games and fun activities that children love. Dr. Crenshaw, Dr. Farland, Dr. Grady, Dr. Harris, Dr. Leach, and Dr. McAlexander are passionate about family dental care. They have the experience necessary to help kids have fun during their checkups, while still teaching them about healthy oral care habits. To learn more about our dental staff, visit our Meet the Team page.

Request A Dental Appointment
Are you looking for award-winning dental care in Meridian, MS? If so, look no further than Happy Smiles Dentistry! Our kid-friendly dentists are passionate about providing the highest quality dental care in a fun, upbeat environment. Have questions for our dental staff? Call our office at (601) 474-3140 with any questions you have. If you’re ready to schedule a checkup for your child, request a dental appointment online!

Licensed and Informed

Our dentists are licensed to provide a variety of services, including conscious sedation. What is conscious sedation, you may ask? Conscious sedation is a step above laughing gas and is designed to help patients relax during a dental procedure. Visit our FAQs page for more information about laughing gas, conscious sedation, and other dental methods used at our practice. All services provided by a licensed MS General Dentists. Dr. Lauren Crenshaw, DMD, Dr. Daniel Johnston, DMD, Dr. Taylor Farland, DMD, Dr. Kimberly Grady, DMD, Dr. Matthew Harris, DMD, Dr. Jason Leach, DMD, and Dr. Preston McAlexander, DMD.

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Ask Your Family Dentist

If you’d like to learn more about family dentistry at Happy Smiles in Meridian, our staff of family dentists are always open to any questions or suggestions you may have. Our team members are dedicated to being courteous, professional, and respectful, and they are always looking to improve your family’s dental experience. We look forward to serving you and know that you’ll have a great experience at our family dental center!

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Accepted Insurance Plans

We want to make sure that you and your family receive excellent children’s dental care. That’s why we strive to make coming to our family dental center financially possible for all families. For your convenience, Happy Smiles accepts most dental insurance plans, including Medicaid/CHIP plans and TRICARE plans.

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