About Your Dentist
Your smile is a lifetime investment.
I strive to provide my patients with the oral health education and treatment they desire, in a caring practice that develops a direct personal relationship with all of our patients.
University of Kentucky, Lexington KY, B.S. Biology, Minor in Business
University of Louisville, Louisville, KY, DMD
Continuing Education & Professional Memberships
Dr. Bakus has completed advanced training at the Midwest Implant Institute. He is a member of the American Dental Association, Kentucky Dental Association and Louisville Dental Association.
Life & Hobbies
Dr. Bakus lives in Louisville with his wife, Jaime and two dogs, Cooper and Oliver. He attends the Southeast Christian Church. In his free time, he enjoys playing basketball, running, weight training, spending time with family and friends, walking his dogs, and is a big college basketball fan.
"Dentistry empowers me to be a positive force of change in the lives of others."
"My mission in dentistry is to collaborate and customize every treatment plan to the individual needs and desires of each patient. I strive to meet each patient's expectations while providing exceptional care in a professional and comfortable environment. Open communication and thoroughly explaining treatment options with my patients is key to my practice of dentistry. I am devoted to increase not only one's oral health, but overall well-being. A smile can change someone's life, and I am here to give that to them."
University of Louisville - Bachelor of Arts in Biology Louisville, KY
University of Louisville School of Dentistry - Doctorate of Dental Medicine Louisville, KY Continuing
Education & Professional Memberships
ADA - American Dental Association
Life & Hobbies
Outside of practicing dentistry I enjoy spending time with my wife, Misty, and our daughter, Cora. We also have our fur family which includes two dogs and two cats. In our free time we try to stay active around the city through local events or spending time outdoors. I enjoy cooking for my family and friends, traveling to new places, running and cheering for the Louisville Cardinals.