At Harbor Cover Dental, we’re proud to offer you the services of two dedicated Dentists. A variety of skill sets and specialties in one office means every patient gets an advanced, customized treatment plan benefiting from our committed specialists.

Meet Leif Bakland, DDS

Dr. Leif Bakland graduated from Loma Linda University in 1980 where he earned the Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree. Immediately after graduating, he opened a dental practice in downtown Newburyport where he’s been actively practicing for the last 32 years. He is an active member of the American Dental Association, the MA Dental Society, the North Shore Dental District Society, and the International Association of Dental Traumatology. He has contributed in providing dental care for 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, married his wife Stephanie 6 years ago, both love to call Gloucester their home. He is an avid golfer and also loves blue water sailing. He has held a 100 ton Master Mariners License for the past 10 years. Dr. Bakland is excited to have the opportunity of opening a dental practice in downtown Gloucester. He loves being a part of and contributing to this beautiful seaside community.

Meet Nobiru Suzuki, DMD

Dr. Nobiru Suzuki is a general dentist trained to treat patients of all ages. She was born and raised in Tokyo, Japan, and moved to Upstate New York in 2006. She earned her bachelor’s degree in psychology and epidemiology from University of Rochester, and received her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree, magna cum laude, from Boston University. She provided dental care to homebound seniors in Boston which earned her Excellence in Geriatrics Dental Medicine Award. Dr. Suzuki continues her involvement in the dental community by being a part of American Dental Association and Massachusetts Dental Society. Dr. Suzuki values connection with patients and welcomes every opportunity to discuss your dental needs. Dr. Suzuki prides herself on her high quality of care and strives to treat each patient with compassion. She keeps up-to-date information gained from continuing education courses to share with patients to improve oral health in the community. In her free, time Dr. Suzuki enjoys yoga, swimming and traveling.