Dr. Marshall S. Michaelian

Meet Dr. Michaelian


Marshall S. Michaelian, DDS, was born and raised in Los Angeles. He received his Masters of Science in Chemical Engineering from the University of Southern California and moved to the Bay Area where he worked for Chevron Research in Point Richmond and then for Chevron’s Comptrollers Department. In 1973, he entered the University of California Dental School in San Francisco where he received his D.D.S. degree. He received his specialty training and Master’s Degree of Science in Endodontics at the Boston University School of Graduate Dentistry in 1979. He also received additional training in Conscious Sedation from Dr. Ben Kripke, Chairman of the Anesthesiology Department at Boston University School of Medicine and maintains a Conscious Sedation License in the state of California. Dr. Michaelian is a member of the San Mateo County Dental Society, the California Dental Society, the American Dental Society, and the American Association of Endodontists.

He and his wife reside on the Peninsula where they raised their three sons. One of Dr. Michaelian’s passions is flying and in 2004, after 12 years, he completed building a Lancair IV-PT. He is also a member of and flies for Angel Flight a nonprofit organization whose mission is to arrange free air transportation in response to health care and other compelling human needs. His other interests include bicycling, snow and water sports, scuba diving and travel.