Dr. Mikles has extensive training in joint replacement surgery and sports medicine. She is board certified in orthopedic surgery by the National Board of Osteopathic Medical Examiners and the American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopedics. Dr. Mikles is an avid runner, participating in numerous marathons and half marathons. She was also an athlete in college, leading her Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville team to two Division II NCAA tournaments. She enjoys baking, Pilates, and traveling. Her goal is to travel to all 50 states.