Mark completed his Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BSD) at the University of Adelaide, where he won the Australia Society of Endodontics prize. Since graduating Mark has had work experience working within the South Australian Dental Service and in the private sector in New South Wales and Victoria.

Mark has also volunteered dental services in Cambodia with the Cambodia World Family Charity group. Mark has recently been elected to Fellowship by examination with the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons in General Dental Practice – FRACDS (GDP).