Storefront Image of Meridian Smiles Dentistry  located in Meridian,ID

DENTIST IN Meridian,ID

Meridian Smiles Dentistry

Accepting new patients
 
OVERVIEW
OFFICE INFORMATION
OUR TEAM
DENTAL SERVICES
REVIEWS
 
Google map of Meridian Smiles Dentistry
ADDRESS

208-893-5440

fax : 208-893-5441

2274 N Eagle Rd

Ste 130

Meridian, ID

83646

We are located just north of Eagle Rd & Fairview, across the parking lot from Michaels in the Village at Meridian shopping center
BUSINESS HOURS
  • Mon : 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Tue : 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Wed : 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Thu : 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Fri : 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Sat : Closed
  • Sun : Not operating on sunday
LANGUAGE SPOKEN
  • English
  • Persian
INSURANCE

We accept and honor most dental insurance plans (PPO & HMO). The following are just a few of the dental insurance carriers we’re providers for:

  • Aetna
  • Ameritas
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Delta
  • Guardian
  • MetLife
  • United Health Care
  • UCCI
 
 

Dentist In Meridian, ID

Finding a dentist in Meridian that is dedicated to your dental care can be tough. From your first visit to Meridian Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics, we will work together in creating not only a great looking smile but provide a comfortable modern environment for you and your family.

Meridian Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics believes you deserve the best dentistry possible at the most affordable price. That is why Meridian Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics has invested so heavily into incredible time and cost saving technology that maximizes the quality you receive. While in the dental office, our digital X-Rays and electronic dental records help dramatically reduce the initial costs of your treatment.

Meridian Smiles Dentistry and Orthodontics offers an array of dental options and services, book your appointment today!

Interior Image of Meridian Smiles Dentistry  located in Meridian, ID
 
 
 
 

179 Reviews

4.7 Overall Rating
John Pearce
John Pearce
May 19, 2024

I was treated with the utmost care by Dr Steel and Bridgette Taylor on my recent visit! I most definitely will be returning!

Jen Ransley
Jen Ransley
May 01, 2024

I have been putting off Dental care because of some anxiety and fear of the cost. A broken tooth finally brought me in. Front office staff, Sherry and Dr. Steel were all welcoming, empathetic, communicative, and thorough. They put me at ease and…

savannah cowman
savannah cowman
April 29, 2024

I cannot say enough good things about Meridian Smiles. I had a tooth emergency today and they got me in ASAP and got me taken care of. They were all SO kind in the office and extremely professional. Thank you, thank you, thank you!

Michelle Lemon
Michelle Lemon
April 27, 2024

I stepped in to Meridian Smiles for the first time fighting my long term phobia with tears in my eyes. I’d put off dental care for years. But then… Dr. Garret Steel and Sherry are such a wonderful team! They managed to put me at ease with the…

Jay Johnson
Jay Johnson
September 18, 2023

Dr. Johnson is a true professional and his staff is top shelf. Excellence achieved!

Alexis Tesi
Alexis Tesi
April 26, 2023

Everyone in the office was very nice and informative! They made me feel very comfortable and did a wonderful job

Vannihr Morningstar
Vannihr Morningstar
July 01, 2022

They were kind, efficient and did everything they could to get my girlfriend the care she needed. They have a 24 hour emergency phone line and got us in for an appointment 9 hours after I called. We will be taking our family here from now on.

Sarah Archer
Sarah Archer
May 09, 2022

Wonderful staff and experience. I want to first say I was having a very bad morning and in a terrible mood when I went for my cleaning. I needed a crown but didn’t anticipate the cost. The staff were very helpful in offering me in house…

Frank Schmitt
Frank Schmitt
May 05, 2022

Staff are all very polite and up beat. Lots of smiles. The work done on my front teeth was amazing to say the least. Thank you Meridian Smiles for the improvement on MY smile!! You folks are awesome!! I have used Meridian Smiles for 5 years now.…

Jessca Reeves
Jessca Reeves
August 24, 2021

I have been extremely bad about taking care of my teeth. I am so self conscious and hate going to the dentist. I have been to plenty in the past, and every single time they make me feel even worse. This Office has NEVER made me feel worse,…

Kaylee Pallotta
Kaylee Pallotta
May 03, 2021

Excellent service!! SUPER happy with the results!!

Jay Stephenson
Jay Stephenson
March 23, 2021

Dr. Howard is a consummate professional: extremely competent and compassionate. I don’t work in the area (Hawaii) but he got me into his office on short notice to address an urgent issue. He assessed the situation and got me into his oral…

Jill Allen
Jill Allen
March 11, 2021

Dr. Howard is awesome have been going here for around 8 years and have had nothing but good experiences. He warrantees his work so when I broke a crown after only a couple years he covered it. He is willing to answer any questions and explain…

Darlena Hamborsky
Darlena Hamborsky
February 16, 2021

This is long overdue as I have been seeing Dr. Howard for the last 4 years and I am extremely impressed. If you are looking for somebody who does top quality work, cares about details, and easy to work with, look no further than Meridian Smiles.…

MaLki R.
MaLki R.
December 21, 2020

Friendly staff.

Jim Quinn
Jim Quinn
October 07, 2020

Expertly cared for with a personal feel. Like you are amount friends. Top notch and state of the art x-ray machines. My dental hygienist was awesome Alex!

Chandos Lough
Chandos Lough
August 25, 2020

I am absolutely pleased with the service I receive from Doctor Howard and Dr Fowler and the entire staff at Meridian Smiles and Orthodontics!!! Everybody in this office treats myself and my entire family with exceptional care! My children…

Cole Parker
Cole Parker
May 28, 2020

Dr. Howard and the staff are always friendly and very well informed on what to recommend to keep that smile in great shape. I have recommended friends here before and won’t hesitate to again in the future.

Mercedes Marie
Mercedes Marie
March 05, 2020

My experience with them so far has been amazing! I called it 2:30 in the afternoon today and they have me in by 3 to check out some cavities I had been worried about. Not only got those cavities filled today but also made sure that I got my…

heather simmonsen
heather simmonsen
February 19, 2020

Everyone at Meridian Smiles was very welcoming and pleasant. I have never felt so comfortable again a dentist office. I have had some not so great experiences in the past, but can definitely say this is my new dental home. Thank you to all…

Colton Anderson
Colton Anderson
January 22, 2020

Very professional and nice staff.

Raquel Pearson
Raquel Pearson
January 16, 2020

Dr. Howard is fantastic! I moved 45 minutes away and thought I could find a comparable dentist in my town but I was sadly mistaken. He is very knowledgable and takes the time to listen to you. He is meticulous and his work speaks for itself! All…

Natalie Boerner
Natalie Boerner
January 16, 2020

The staff are very friendly. Great atmosphere and service.

Kian Berg
Kian Berg
January 14, 2020

Coming from someone who is terrified of Dentist visits, this was the first time I've ever left a dentists office actually, physically smiling. Not even a cliche! Doctor Howard and Kenzie were phenominal, made the whole thing so much easier/less…

Brittany Joy Strafuss
Brittany Joy Strafuss
January 08, 2020

Friendly people and great care!

YS Z
YS Z
January 07, 2020

Jan 2020~new patient dental exam, cleaning There are so many aspects of a dental clinic to earn a good rating in my opinion. Meridian Smiles provided a pleasant patient experience for my dental exam and deep cleaning. Friendly office staff,…

Amber Gamble
Amber Gamble
November 25, 2019

Dr. Howard and his staff are excellent! If you are looking for a new dentist office I would highly recommend Meridian Smiles for the whole family.

Missmariss Hendo
Missmariss Hendo
November 15, 2019

Always a great experience!

Avery Goodwin
Avery Goodwin
November 12, 2019

Love this place! Been going here for a few years and they are fun to be around and great at their jobs! Always enjoy coming here!

Meghan Przybylski
Meghan Przybylski
November 11, 2019

Friendly staff who genuinely care about your dental health.

Zachary Laird
Zachary Laird
November 07, 2019

Take good care of dem teeth! Friendly staff too

Dustin Hanson
Dustin Hanson
October 24, 2019

Dr. Myriam is fantastic! She is a professional and caring dentist. The office staff is very friendly and accommodating. Alex has been my hygienist for a while now and she does a terrific job, as well. Nobody really likes coming to the dentist,…

Elizabeth Jensen
Elizabeth Jensen
October 16, 2019

Alex is a great dental hygienist that has my best interest in mind. I’d definitely recommend coming here.

Dwight Long
Dwight Long
October 15, 2019

Friendly and are always here to help.

Kristin Dunton
Kristin Dunton
October 01, 2019

The Divine Dr. M. and Kenzie were and always are wonderful!

Alice Foster
Alice Foster
September 17, 2019

Love this place. Always nice warm and friendly

Sam Bartolome
Sam Bartolome
September 17, 2019

The folks here are wonderful and very flexible. My whole family goes here and they love it. My kids aren't afraid of this dentist!

Sam Bass
Sam Bass
September 16, 2019

Thorough attention to cleaning and diagnosing sensitive teeth. Alex was awesome!

Michelle Smidt
Michelle Smidt
September 16, 2019

Great experience getting my crown in one visit. Dr Howard is always gentle and does beautiful work.

Heidi Eash
Heidi Eash
September 13, 2019

Very friendly and professional staff! Also efficient and thorough, thank you Meridian Smiles.

Ciera Steele
Ciera Steele
September 13, 2019

Love the team!

Michael Marquez
Michael Marquez
September 12, 2019

Dental assistant Cierra was great! She’s great on explaining the x rays . Dr Maryam is nice and makes you feel comfortable! Very professional , I’d recommend this office to all my friends and family. Thank you guys for all you do. 5 stars from…

Lu Brower
Lu Brower
September 10, 2019

I’ve never had a long wait time. Always friendly staff. Love coming here.

Kristen Busman
Kristen Busman
August 22, 2019

Everyone in the office is very friendly and helpful. We all enjoy going to get our teeth cleaned here.

Nell Lokteff
Nell Lokteff
August 21, 2019

Really turned my mouth around for the better!

Sonja Grace
Sonja Grace
August 09, 2019

I was very nervous, but everyone in the office was so kind and generous. This was the right place for me.

Shanna Gillespie
Shanna Gillespie
August 09, 2019

Great dental office, I see Shawn for my cleanings and I’ve seen both Dr. Howard and Dr. Maryam for my exams and they are all wonderful; very thorough and caring. Great, knowledgeable providers and very upbeat fun staff!

Emily Goehring
Emily Goehring
August 01, 2019

The whole office was great... my son went back and forth from being excited and super nervous. They all made him feel comfortable and welcome.

Zach B
Zach B
July 30, 2019

Painless, easy, and affordable. I would recommend them to anyone.

Anthony Barnard
Anthony Barnard
July 15, 2019

Meridian Smiles has been amazing. The staff are all very informative and friendly. They work with your schedule and having multiple options available if you need flexible payment options. I cannot recommend them enough.

Michael Baller
Michael Baller
June 18, 2019

Been coming here for years and it has always been a great experience. They always go above and beyond and care about what they are doing. I would highly recommend Dr Howard and his staff.

Richard
Richard
June 12, 2019

Hands down the BEST!!! Dental office in town they have the perfect combination of friendliness and professionalism this has to be the only dental office that could actually cheer me up they literally will put a smile on your face😁

Zackary Hall
Zackary Hall
June 06, 2019

I (like most people, I'm sure) dont particularly enjoy dentists appointments but I enjoy going to Meridian Smiles for my dental needs! I couldn't have asked for a nicer staff that is very accommodating and do everything in their power to make it…

Sharaun Covell
Sharaun Covell
June 05, 2019

You’re in good hands with Dr. Howard!

Brandon Vance
Brandon Vance
June 05, 2019

Came to them a couple years ago and they have done everything they could to fix previous issues my last dentist left behind. They are always straight forward and honest and very personable. I would recommend them to anyone.

Christy Sipher
Christy Sipher
June 05, 2019

I made a last minute appointment when my tooth started hurting and they got me in with no problems! Mackenzie and Dr. Howard were awesome and got me in and out.

Laramie Coats
Laramie Coats
May 31, 2019

The team here is amazing! I hadn’t been to the dentist in 6 years and everyone here made me feel comfortable. Such a nice staff and they did a phenomenal job with my cleaning and other work. During the whole process they were gentle and…

Sharon Grove
Sharon Grove
May 22, 2019

Comfortable, friendly, thorough, dentistry!!

Lynzee Hobbs
Lynzee Hobbs
May 21, 2019

Always friendly!!

Gordon Mac McComb
Gordon Mac McComb
May 15, 2019

Friendly and caring service. I would recommend highly

Gabie Hornsby
Gabie Hornsby
May 14, 2019

The staff is great and Dr. Howard helped me get a beautiful smile!

Kelsey O'Dell
Kelsey O'Dell
May 08, 2019

Meridian Smiles is a great office! We make our way all the way from Star!

Cody Wheeler
Cody Wheeler
May 02, 2019

Not a fan of the dentist, but they try their hardest to make everything as quick and painless as possible. Super flexible with time and schedules

Jason Harvey
Jason Harvey
May 01, 2019

Had my first visit today. Everything went well and the exam was simple and easy. I look forward to coming back.

Susanna Manor
Susanna Manor
April 25, 2019

The entire staff is amazing, especially the receptionist Kaneecia! A year later still amazing! And here I am adding to this post again it’s been two years and I’m still loving the way my teeth turned out after my cleaning!

C Ni
C Ni
April 22, 2019

Both Dr. Howard and hygienist Sean are personable, are very polite answering any questions and just really nice people. The office staff has always treated me politely!! Glad me and my wife have stayed with them for years!

Karen Maritt
Karen Maritt
April 18, 2019

Great experience with amazing staff.

christy larsen
christy larsen
April 17, 2019

Always a great experience with this office.

Brian Murphy
Brian Murphy
April 08, 2019

Very professional! Im glad I went there!

rusty pierce
rusty pierce
April 08, 2019

They are very good at what they do. Definitely recommend them

Carolyn Blott
Carolyn Blott
April 07, 2019

Over the past 35 years, I have had a lot of work done, by several dental offices in several states; but the last 8 years with Meridian Smiles has been the best ever! Dr Howard is very caring, knowledgeable and meticulous in his work and takes…

Lanae Fadel
Lanae Fadel
April 05, 2019

Friendly staff!

Megan George
Megan George
April 04, 2019

Excellent rapport with pediatric patients - the providers put my children at ease and are obviously very skilled. So glad we are patients here.

Chris Williams
Chris Williams
April 04, 2019

Dr. Howard and his staff are great to work with. They are very kind and caring for my entire family. I won’t go anywhere else.

Akech3ta TX
Akech3ta TX
April 01, 2019

Always professional and courteous. Recommend this team for anyone!

Mimi Huynh
Mimi Huynh
April 01, 2019

I came in and got my teeth cleaned today and they did an amazing job, they made me feel comfortable and were very friendly, I love it here.

Todd Carlson
Todd Carlson
March 29, 2019

Super friendly staff. Willing to engage and ask questions about my life. I really enjoyed the thorough cleaning as well.

Mike Broderick
Mike Broderick
March 28, 2019

Great mouth tourture! 10/10 would do again.

Scott and Tawni Thompson
Scott and Tawni Thompson
March 28, 2019

The staff is very friendly, but professional! Great service and they do a great job! I love going to the dentist!!

kory ramsey
kory ramsey
March 28, 2019

Nice staff

Raquel Gonzalez
Raquel Gonzalez
March 28, 2019

Super sweet and attentive staff. Transitioning treatment for my daughter from another state was a breeze thanks to them. Highly recommend this office to anyone looking for orthodontics

Myranda Mondry
Myranda Mondry
March 27, 2019

I left my old dentist after a few fillings gone wrong, and I'm so glad I found Meridian Smiles and Dr. Howard! He has done such an excellent job with my dental care. The entire staff is always super friendly, helpful, and welcoming. They truly…

Donald Taylor
Donald Taylor
March 27, 2019

Best dental experiences that I have had in 40+ years. The staff is extremely knowledgeable and friendly. I recommend to everyone I know.

Justin Byers
Justin Byers
March 26, 2019

Great experience, in taken care of any time!

Wiggidy Wack Potato Sack
Wiggidy Wack Potato Sack
March 19, 2019

Dr. Howard and his staff are awesome! Our whole family sees him and he is great with our kids and with us adults as well. My daughter even had a permanent tooth knocked out and he was available immediately to try and save her tooth.

Through The Key Hole
Through The Key Hole
March 07, 2019

They do a great job. Very friendly staff!

Jesse Smidt
Jesse Smidt
February 14, 2019

Meridian Smiles has a sense of professionalism that you won’t find at many other places, yet still maintains a friendly atmosphere for all their patients.

Jamie Kessler
Jamie Kessler
February 07, 2019

Not only do my son and I go to Meridians smiles for our normal dentistry needs but he also goes there for his braces. We absolutely love them all! They are very helpful and organized!

Galen Beesley
Galen Beesley
January 23, 2019

Awesome service great staff and taken excellent care of.

Gabriella Stevens
Gabriella Stevens
January 10, 2019

By far best dentist office in town. Always greated by friendly staff and taken great care of! Thank you meridian smiles for making my day once again 😊

Aaron Fuller
Aaron Fuller
November 20, 2018

Meridian smiles has such a great a friendly staff. Makes you feel like family and my kids love going to the dentist.

Lanie
Lanie
September 24, 2018

Could not ask for a better dentist and staff. They treat you like family not just a $ coming in. Thank you for all you have done. This will always be a dentist home.

Robyn Holland
Robyn Holland
August 16, 2018

Dentist was great, staff friendly. They really care!

Holly Jensen
Holly Jensen
July 31, 2018

I am so happy I found Merdian Smiles Dentistry. The staff is very friendly and knowledgeable. It had been several years since I had been to a dentist. I was very nervous and expecting the worst. Bailey did an amazing job at cleaning my teeth and…

G Drake
G Drake
May 04, 2018

During a visit to Dr. Howard's office for what we thought would be simple procedure, a more serious condition was revealed. My wife has a severe dental phobia and she became very upset and frightened. Dr. Howard and his exceptional staff…

Julie A.
Julie A.
November 23, 2017

Dr Howard did an amazing job on my veneers! I got exactly what I wanted! Definitely would recommend going to him!

Emma Reames
Emma Reames
January 26, 2017

I love Howell Orthodontics they never hurt. They are just amazing! I have told my best friend all about you and she wishes she went to you because of how mean her orthodontics is. Emma Reames.

George Scroggin
George Scroggin
January 16, 2017

I checked five different dental chains, and only Meridian Smile Dentistry made me feel like family and that they were really concerned about my dental problems. I had over half my teeth were busted at the gum line and the rest were in bad shape.…

Jennifer Call
Jennifer Call
December 28, 2016

Love this place! I am not a fan of going to the dentist, but I feel safe and cared for with Dr. Howard and his team! From crowns to wisdom teeth, I've had great experiences with Meridian Smiles. Definitely recommend to anyone & everyone.

Kenny McAlister
Kenny McAlister
October 07, 2016

The staff are very friendly and the check up was pain less!

Stephanie Bolton
Stephanie Bolton
August 04, 2016

Meridian Smiles has always provided me with a fantastic experience. The staff is great and Dr.Howard is very knowledgable and skilled!

Brett Hughes
Brett Hughes
August 03, 2016

Dr Howard is a great guy and great dentist! The staff is always so friendly.

jj mow
jj mow
August 01, 2016

Super friendly staff, very professional but still very comfortable. I would recommend Meridian Smiles Dentistry to everyone. Great experience, I am so happy they are my new dental office.

Todd Hamm
Todd Hamm
June 22, 2016

Even though our family moved into Boise we still make the trek into Meridian, best dental care in the treasure valley.

John Drake
John Drake
August 27, 2015

My experience with Dr. Howard and his fine staff not only resolved a severe dental phobia of more than 60 years but also revealed Dr. Howard to be on the cutting edge of dental state of the science and a person who blends art with compassion. …

Debie Malone
Debie Malone
July 12, 2015

What a wonderful experience I had with Dr. Howard and Malan. Both times I went in for emergencies the staff and Drs were great. They took the time to explain and they listened attentively to my concerns. I highly recommend them. Debie

Mel Moon
Mel Moon
August 23, 2014

Office: Ease of scheduling urgent appointments: ★★★★★ Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.: ★★★★★ Staff friendliness and courteousness: ★★★★★ Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms): Under 10 Minutes. Provider: Level of trust in…

Alan Neighbors
Alan Neighbors
April 07, 2014

Friendly, professional and made me feel safe!

Tina Crow
Tina Crow
June 12, 2013

VERY PLEASED PATIENT!! Entire staff was very professional, kind, and personable. High tech/state of the art equipment and very affordable.