Dr. Bakland graduated from Loma Linda University in 1980 where he earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree.
Immediately following graduating, he opened a dental practice in downtown Newburyport where he’s been actively practicing for the last 32 years. Dr. Bakland is an active member of the American Dental Association, the Massachusetts Dental Society, the North Shore Dental District Society and the International Association of Dental Traumatology. He has contributed to the community by providing dental care at the Gloucester Dental Clinic and is involved in the start up of the new BNI Chapter of Gloucester.
Dr. Bakland has lived in Gloucester for the past 15 years and married his wife, Stephanie, 6 years ago. Excited to be opening a dental practice in downtown Gloucester, both Dr. Bakland and his wife both love to call the beautiful seaside community of Gloucester their home. In his free time, he is an avid golfer and also loves blue water sailing, having held a 100 ton Master Mariners License for the past 10 years.