Mark was born in Bristol, educated at Bristol Grammar School and graduated from University of Birmingham in 1980.
He ran his own practice in Pembrokeshire for nearly 20 years, returning to the West Country in 2003. Throughout his time in general practice, Mark has embarked on a considerable number of reputable courses. He spent several years studying at St Anne’s Dental Education Centre, Manchester, with Paul Tipton and at the University of Bern.
After a long restorative career, Mark began placing implants in 2002. He has devoted his entire time to implants dentistry since 2009. He has placed and restored several dental implants, from single to full mouth rehabilitations (Fast & Fixed/Same Day Teeth).
Mark also provides Advanced Bone Augmentation procedures and Corrective Implant Surgery. He adheres to ITI guidelines in the provision of implant treatment, maintaining a full clinical audit of his implant work.
Speaker and mentor
Mark is a long-standing ITI and ADI member and an ITI speaker and mentor. He takes great pleasure and satisfaction in mentoring. He has assisted 10 colleagues to develop their clinical skills in implant dentistry with a structured pathway. This includes Personal Development Plan, supportive/hands on assistance and one-to-one post-surgical discussions.
In his spare time, Mark keeps Koi Carp as a hobby, but he is also a keen angler. He’s often catching his own dinner! When he is not chasing fish, he is in the garden or in the gym.