Dr. Susan Micklow was born and raised in Marquette, Michigan and is a graduate of Northern Michigan University. Following graduation, she went on to receive her Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree from the University of Michigan School of Dentistry in 1987. Dr Micklow was then selected for a 3 year advanced postgraduate training program in endodontics at the University of Michigan, earning her Masters degree. During this period, she was also employed as an adjunct professor at the dental school, teaching preclinical and clinical endodontics to the undergraduate students. Since 1990, her practice has been exclusively dedicated to endodontics.
A native of the Upper Peninsula, Dr Micklow was happy to return home to establish the first endodontic practice in the UP. She is very proud to be a third generation dentist, following in her father's and grandfather's footsteps. Her grandfather, Bernhardt Toivo Micklow, practiced dentistry for over 50 years in Marquette, primarily in the Savings Bank building where she currently has her office. Dr Micklow's father, Jarrett Bruce Micklow, established the first orthodontic practice in the Upper Peninsula in 1964.
Dr Micklow is board certified and licensed by the State of Michigan Board of Dentistry and the Michigan Department of Community Health as an Endodontic Specialist. Additionally, she is a specialist member of the American Association of Endodontists and the Michigan Association of Endodontists. She is also an active member of the American Dental Association, Michigan Dental Association, and the Superior District Dental Society.
In addition to maintaining a busy specialty practice for over 20 years, Dr Micklow and her husband, Scott, also love spending time with their family, pursuing many shared outdoor interests. They are avid golfers and enjoy family and good friends, hiking, watching sporting events, music, and traveling.
Dr. Branimir Lackovic was born and raised in Toronto, Ontario, Canada and where he attended the University of Toronto for undergraduate studies. He later attended the Faculty of Dentistry at the University of Toronto where he received his Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree in 2005. Afterwards he obtained hospital based clinical treatment experience from a General Practice Residency at the Queen’s Medical Center in Honolulu, Hawai’i. The following year he stayed on to be the Program Director at the Dental Clinic of the Queen’s Medical Center. During that time, he realized his passion for Endodontics, and pursued his Endodontics Specialty Certification at the State University of New York at Buffalo, New York. He graduated as an Endodontist in 2009 and has been practicing in private practice ever since.
Dr Lackovic is a board certified endodontist by the Royal College of Dentists of Canada. He is a specialist member of the American Association of Endodontists and the Michigan Association of Endodontists. He is also an active member of the American Dental Association, Michigan Dental Association, and the Superior District Dental Society.
In his spare time, Branimir is an outdoor enthusiast who enjoys kiteboarding, snowboarding, motorcycles and sailing. Furthermore he is active in playing hockey, music and traveling.