Mark qualified from the University of Bristol in 1987. After eight years in mixed and small animal general practice, Mark gained the RCVS certificate in small animal orthopaedics in 1995 joining the University of Bristol Surgery Department as Lecturer in Small Animal Orthopaedics later that year. Mark established his referral service in 1996 moving to the current location in 1999.
Mark has an active interest in fracture repair and was elected to ‘AO’ in 2004 and is now an active ambassador for AOVet. In 2014 Mark joined the AOVet UK National Faculty team, helping to train the next generation of small animal orthopaedic surgeons.