Dr. Laura Johnson grew up in Lakeland, Florida. She attended the University of Florida, where she received her Bachelor of Science in biology with honors. Following undergrad, Dr. Johnson attended the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, graduating with her DMD in 2015. She continued her dental education at Tufts University, completing a 1-year general practice residency in 2016.
She began practicing at CarolinasDentist Fayetteville in 2016 and now leads the team at CarolinasDentist Asheville. She is an active member of the American Dental Association and North Carolina Dental Society. Dr. Johnson enjoys all aspects of general dentistry and strives to make her patients feel the most comfortable.
Outside of dentistry, Dr. Johnson loves spending time with her husband, Dr. Dekow, their daughter, and four fur babies, two orange tabby cats and two German shepherds. On the weekends, they love to get outside for a hike and check out the amazing breweries that Asheville has to offer.